Definition of waggery:
At another place he would be entertained by listening to jokes of his own invention, coarsely retailed by the clown of the ring, and shouted at by the public as capital waggery on the part of the performer.- "The Complete Works of Artemus Ward, Part 1", Charles Farrar Browne.
- "The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5)", Thomas Babington Macaulay.
- "Gentle Julia", Booth Tarkington.