Noun(1) witty language used to convey insults or scorn
(1) his voice, hardened by sarcasm, could not hide his resentment(2) But sarcasm , whether or not it's the lowest form of wit, is an expression of weakness.(3) Watch out for scorn, sarcasm , ridicule and contempt and inappropriate humour.(4) Whenever the band got some coverage in music bible the NME, it was packed with sarcasm and cheap jibes.(5) From someone as sharp as Morrissey, blunt sarcasm is enormously disappointing.(6) There are jokes and smatterings of sarcasm and irony in Register stories but these aren't for you.(7) Although it looks like she is writing about the life she herself loves to lead, there is a certain amount of sarcasm in this book.(8) Her voice was dripping with sarcasm and, Cole noted with amusement, jealousy.(9) All right, we admit sarcasm isn't the nicest way to make a point, but you have to admit it's effective.(10) she didn't like the note of sarcasm in his voice(11) His wit, sarcasm , and sense of irony are not always easy to distinguish from where he is sincere.(12) Now is a time for cynics to drop their superior sneers, swap their sarcasm for a sleigh and listen to the Santa in their soul.(13) His tone held a hint of mockery and sarcasm when he addressed her as young lady.(14) Her voice dripping with cynical sarcasm , she said she would have those words mounted and framed.(15) Despite missing her lines on a number of occasions, she made up for it with fantastic sneers and sarcasm .(16) Witty sarcasm is fun, but back it up with something if you want it to be taken seriously.
1. derision ::
2. mockery ::
3. ridicule ::
4. scorn ::
7. irony ::
8. cynicism ::
Different Formssarcasm, sarcasms
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