Sarcasm

Sarcasm is `a sharp, bitter, or cutting expression or remark; a bitter gibe or taunt.` Sarcasm may employ ambivalence, although sarcasm is not necessarily ironic. `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 contex...
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sarcasm

[n] - witty language used to convey insults or scorn
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Sarcasm

Sar'casm noun [ French sarcasme , Latin sarcasmus , Greek sarkasmo`s , from sarka`zein to tear flesh like dogs, to bite the lips in rage, to speak bitterly, to sneer, from sa`rx , sa`rkos , flesh.] A keen, reproachful expression; a satirical re...
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sarcasm

irony 1 satire noun witty language used to convey insults or scorn; `he used sarcasm to upset his opponent`; `irony is wasted on the stupid`; `Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody`s face but their own`--Jona...
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Sarcasm

• (n.) A keen, reproachful expression; a satirical remark uttered with some degree of scorn or contempt; a taunt; a gibe; a cutting jest.
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sarcasm

(from the article `language`) ...are spoken with friendly facial expressions. It is found that it is the visual accompaniments and tone of voice that elicit the main emotional ...
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sarcasm

Bitter and aggressive form of irony which is intended to hurt a personĀ“s feelings or group of persons. The writer of satires very often writes in a sarcastic tone.
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Sarcasm

raw and scornful use of apparent approval to express disapproval. Another of London's favorite devices for social commentary.
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Sarcasm

Another term for verbal irony--the act of ostensibly saying one thing but meaning another. See furth
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