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sarcasm

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈsɑːkæzəm/
the use of remarks in way that says the opposite of what you mean in order to insult someone or show them that you are annoyed: "Oh, I am sorry," she said, her voice heavy with sarcasm.Insults and abuseTreating people or animals badly
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…
(Definition of sarcasm from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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