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Definition of Sarcastic

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caustic, derisive, ironic, satirical
Sarcastic Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
Alt. of Sarcastical
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\sar*cas"tic\ (?), sarcastical \sar*cas"tic*al\ (?) ], a. expressing, or expressed by, sarcasm; characterized by, or of the nature of, sarcasm; given to the use of sarcasm; bitterly satirical; scornfully severe; taunting. what a fierce and sarcastic reprehension would this have drawn from the friendship of the world!
adj : expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds [ant: unsarcastic]

Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
WordNet 2.0

1. expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds
(antonym) unsarcastic
(similar) barbed, biting, nipping, pungent, mordacious
(see-also) critical
(attribute) sarcasm, irony, satire, caustic remark
Sarcastic Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Sarcasm is the use of irony to mock or convey contempt. "The distinctive quality of sarcasm is present in the spoken word and manifested chiefly by vocal inflections". The sarcastic content of a statement will be dependent upon the context in which it appears.

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