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sarcasm

noun [U]    /ˈsɑrˌkæz·əm/
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    /sɑrˈkæs·tɪk/ adjective sarcastic comments
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