Definition of wry adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    wry

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//raɪ//
     
    [usually before noun]
     
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  1. 1 showing that you are both amused and disappointed or annoyed “At least we got one vote,” she said with a wry smile.
  2. 2amusing in a way that shows irony a wry comedy about family life a wry comment wry humor
 
adverb to smile wryly
NAmE//raɪnəs//
 
noun [uncountable]
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