Definition of witticism:
crack, boff, yuk, comment, jocularity, pleasantry, sense of humour, barb, back talk, mental capacity, ha-ha, humor, jape, burlesque, body fluid, brain, temper, quibble, joke, laugh, afterthought, giggle, liquid body substance, learning ability, laughter, wag, raillery, waggery, sally, backchat, rib, boffola, wit, acknowledgment, bon mot, waggishness, josh, wisecrack, facetiousness, funny, fun, aside, nifty, card, playfulness, sense of humor, banter, pun, jest, quip, mood, humour, mentality, brainpower, quirk, wittiness, one-liner, gag, drollery, bromide, bodily fluid, allusion.
- "Weighed and Wanting", George MacDonald.
- "Daybreak: A Romance of an Old World", James Cowan.
- "The Mayor of Troy", Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch.