Synonyms of pleasantry in English:

pleasantry


See definition of pleasantry

noun

1usually pleasantries‘we exchanged the usual pleasantries’

SYNONYMS

banter, badinage

inconsequential remark, friendly remark, good-natured remark, polite remark, casual remark

North American informal josh

2‘he laughed at his own pleasantry’

SYNONYMS

joke, witticism, quip, jest, gag, witty remark, sally

bon mot

informal wisecrack, crack