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    sarcasm - Dictionary definition and meaning for word sarcasm

    Definition
    (noun) witty language used to convey insults or scorn
    Synonyms : caustic remark , irony , satire
    Example Sentence
    • he used sarcasm to upset his opponent
    • irony is wasted on the stupid
    • Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their own
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sarcasm

remember "SARCASTIC" same...

Now i will give u one funny way to remember.Relate it with 'sarkar' which means the government and the people who r associated with it always make scornful remarks in witty way against the opposition!

surcasm means surcastic... sur"cast"ic - fight among casts uses scornful wits sometimes.

SARCASM and CYNICISM are similar sounding words which refer to an ironically scornful language.

what we SA(T)y in IRE is what SATIRE means

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