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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
References in classic literature ?
A SARCASTIC BYSTANDER [thrusting himself between the note taker and the gentleman] Park Lane, for instance.
A sarcastic man who was tramping at the youth's side, then spoke lazily.
Yes," says the duke, kinder slow and deliberate and sarcastic, "WE did.
But persons who think otherwise, and are of a lazy, or a benevolent, or a sarcastic mood, may perhaps like to step in for half an hour, and look at the performances.
I believe he perceived once or twice that I was a little shocked at the difference he made between them and me, and accounted for it by saying, with a quiet sarcastic smile--
Prince Andrew looked Anna Pavlovna straight in the face with a sarcastic smile.
Bennet was so odd a mixture of quick parts, sarcastic humour, reserve, and caprice, that the experience of three-and- twenty years had been insufficient to make his wife understand his character.
Sometimes when he came he was silent and moody, and after a few sarcastic remarks went away again, to tramp the streets of Lincoln, which were almost as quiet and oppressively domestic as those of Black Hawk.
My question had a sarcastic force that I had not fully intended, and it made her, after a moment, inconsequently break down.
Catching sight of her, he came to meet her, his lips falling into their habitual sarcastic smile, and his big, tired eyes looking straight at her.
Lydgate, inclined to be sarcastic on the superstitious faith of the people in the efficacy of "the bill," while nobody cared about the low state of pathology, sometimes assailed Will with troublesome questions.
He did smile sometimes, it is true; and there was a good deal of dry, sarcastic humour about him, which told the more from the imperturbable gravity of his tone and manner.