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sar·cas·tic

 (sär-kăs′tĭk)
adj.
1. Expressing or marked by sarcasm.
2. Given to using sarcasm: a sarcastic friend.

[sarc(asm) + -astic (as in enthusiastic).]

sar·cas′ti·cal·ly adv.

sarcastic

(sɑːˈkæstɪk)
adj
1. characterized by sarcasm
2. given to the use of sarcasm
sarˈcastically adv

sar•cas•tic

(sɑrˈkæs tɪk)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or characterized by sarcasm: a sarcastic reply.
2. using or given to the use of sarcasm.
[1685–95]
sar•cas′ti•cal•ly, adv.
syn: See cynical.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sarcastic - expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds
critical - marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws; "a critical attitude"
disrespectful - exhibiting lack of respect; rude and discourteous; "remarks disrespectful of the law"; "disrespectful in the presence of his parents"; "disrespectful toward his teacher"
unsarcastic - not sarcastic

sarcastic

adjective ironical, cynical, satirical, cutting, biting, sharp, acid, mocking, taunting, sneering, acrimonious, backhanded, contemptuous, disparaging, sardonic, caustic, bitchy (informal), vitriolic, acerbic, derisive, ironic, mordant, sarky (Brit. informal), mordacious, acerb She poked fun at people's shortcomings with sarcastic remarks.

sarcastic

adjective
Contemptuous or ironic in manner or wit:
Translations
ساخِرسُخْري، تَهَكُّمي
jízlivýsarkastický
sarkastisk
sarkastinen
sarkastičan
bántóan gúnyos
meinhæîinn
皮肉な
빈정대는
porogljiv
sarkastisk
ช่างเสียดสี
mỉa mai

sarcastic

[sɑːˈkæstɪk] ADJ [person, remark] → sarcástico

sarcastic

[sɑːrˈkæstɪk] adj [+ person, remark, humour] → sarcastique
I was being sarcastic
BUT C'était ironique.

sarcastic

adjsarkastisch; he has a sarcastic tongueer hat eine sarkastische Art; are you being sarcastic?sind Sie jetzt sarkastisch?, das soll wohl ein Witz sein (inf); to be sarcastic about somethingüber etw (acc)sarkastische Bemerkungen machen

sarcastic

[sɑːˈkæstɪk] adjsarcastico/a
to be sarcastic → fare del sarcasmo

sarcasm

(ˈsaːkӕzəm) noun
(the use of) unpleasant remarks intended to hurt a person's feelings.
sarˈcastic (-ˈkӕs-) adjective
containing, or using, sarcasm. a sarcastic person.
sarˈcastically adverb

sarcastic

ساخِر sarkastický sarkastisk sarkastisch σαρκαστικός sarcástico sarkastinen sarcastique sarkastičan sarcastico 皮肉な 빈정대는 sarcastisch sarkastisk sarkastyczny sarcástico саркастический sarkastisk ช่างเสียดสี alaycı mỉa mai 讥讽的
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I'm going to have the little carriage, and Baptiste can drive, so you'll have nothing to do but hold your umbrella, and keep your gloves nice," returned Amy, with a sarcastic glance at the immaculate kids, which were a weak point with Laurie.
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In the large, clear blue eyes, though in form and color exactly similar, there was wanting that misty, dreamy depth of expression; all was clear, bold, and bright, but with a light wholly of this world: the beautifully cut mouth had a proud and somewhat sarcastic expression, while an air of free-and-easy superiority sat not ungracefully in every turn and movement of his fine form.
He laughed the sarcastic laugh he was born with, and said:
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It was a common trick with the boys--particularly if a stranger was present--to pretend a cramp and howl for help; then when the stranger came tearing hand over hand to the rescue, the howler would go on struggling and howling till he was close at hand, then replace the howl with a sarcastic smile and swim blandly away, while the town boys assailed the dupe with a volley of jeers and laughter.
I've simply given up trying to please her, for there's no justice in her; she is good to her favorites, but she doesn't pay the least attention to anybody else, except to make sarcastic speeches about things that are none of her business.
He paused and growing cooler in a moment, added, with only sarcastic dryness, "If Mr.
Yes, there is your 'boite' at last: take it into a corner, you genuine daughter of Paris, and amuse yourself with disembowelling it," said the deep and rather sarcastic voice of Mr.