HyperDic: sarcasm

English > 1 sense of the word sarcasm:
NOUNcommunicationsarcasm, irony, satire, caustic remarkwitty language used to convey insults or scorn
sarcasm > pronunciation
Soundssaa'rkae.zahm
Rhymesabolitionism ... zirconium: 557 rhymes with ahm...
English > sarcasm: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
Meaningwitty language used to convey insults or scorn.
Example"he used sarcasm to upset his opponent"
Synonymsirony, satire, caustic remark
AttributessarcasticExpressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds
unsarcasticnot sarcastic
Broaderwit, humor, humour, witticism, wittinessA message whose ingenuity / ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter
Spanishironía, sarcasmo, sátira
Catalanironia, sarcasme, sàtira
Adjectivessarcasticexpressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds

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