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sarcasm

noun [U]  /ˈsɑrˌkæz·əm/ us  
literature remarks that mean the opposite of what they say, made to criticize someone or something in a way that is amusing to others but annoying to the person criticized: biting/heavy sarcasm
sarcastic
adjective  /sɑrˈkæs·tɪk/ us  
sarcastic comments
Translations of “sarcasm”
in Korean 빈정댐…
in Arabic تَهَكُّم, سُخْرِية…
in French sarcasme…
in Turkish gizli ve ince alay, dokunaklı söz, iğneleme…
in Italian sarcasmo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 諷刺,挖苦,嘲笑…
in Russian сарказм…
in Polish sarkazm…
in Spanish sarcasmo…
in Portuguese sarcasmo…
in German der Sarkasmus…
in Catalan sarcasme…
in Japanese 皮肉, いやみ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 讽刺,挖苦,嘲笑…
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