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