Definition of 'pleasantry'
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Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Further pleasantries were exchanged for some minutes.THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)
They exchange pleasantries for a moment.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The doctor arrived and after some pleasantries and the usual surprise regarding my age, we got down to business.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Things had been tense between us for some time, but we had a cup of coffee and exchanged pleasantries.The Sun (2012) For Love or Money (2006)
The usual pleasantries ensued, along with the inevitable cricket chat, and then talk turned to families.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Christianity Today (2000)
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Definition of pleasantry from the Collins English Dictionary