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wry
UK | English - Vietnamese Dictionary
wry /rai/
  • tính từ
    • méo mó, nhăn nhó
      • to pull a wry face: nhăn mặt
    • (nghĩa bóng) gượng
      • a wry smile: cái cười gượng
Concise Dictionary
wrier|wriest|wryer|wryestraɪ
adj.
+humorously sarcastic or mocking
+bent to one side

Thesaurus Dictionary
adj.
1 distorted, contorted, twisted, lopsided, deformed, crooked, aslant, one-sided, askew, bent, tilted, off-centre:
He is afflicted by a rheumatic disorder, which gives his neck a wry appearance.
2 dry, droll, witty, sardonic, sarcastic, ironic(al), amusing; perverse, fey; Scots pawky:
Bill has a wry sense of humour that does not appeal to everyone.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective [usually before noun] (written)
1 showing that you are both amused and disappointed or annoyed: 'At least we got one vote,' she said with a wry smile. + He pulled a wry face when I asked him how it had gone.
2 amusing in an IRONIC way: a wry comedy about family life + a wry comment + wry humour
wryly adverb: to grin / smile wryly
wryness noun [U]


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