persiflage (PÛR-sə-fläzh)

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Definition (Noun) Light raillery or mockery; bantering talk; a frivolous or mildly contemptuous manner of treating any subject. In Context "He was not accustomed to indulge in persiflage with great ladies." William Le Queux, The Intriguers, 1920.