Meaning of “sarcasm” in the English Dictionary

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sarcasmnoun [ U ]

us /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
adjective us /sɑrˈkæs·tɪk/

sarcastic comments

(Definition of “sarcasm” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)