flippancy flippancy

Definition(s):

  • (n) inappropriate levity

Usage(s):

  1. Yet Lawyer Littlepage, to whom Milly was secretary, forbore to dismiss her despite her flippancy, her sullen desire to live her own life regardless of the opinions of others.
  2. The sophomore who was charged with flippancy and debunking was considered a bright but complacent boy who could take the harsh words.
  3. Bonds then walked away, treating the press, and the public, with the same flippancy hes displayed since the first steroid allegation emerged.

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