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English definition of “sarcasm”

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
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