What is the meaning of sarcasm?

noun

  • Witty language used to convey insults or scorn."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-Jonathan Swift
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APAWordNet. (2010). sarcasm. Retrieved December 14, 2017, from http://smartdefine.org/sarcasm/definitions/1217551
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "sarcasm" http://smartdefine.org/sarcasm/definitions/1217551 (accessed December 14, 2017).
HarvardWordNet 2010, sarcasm, Smart Define, viewed 14 December, 2017, <http://smartdefine.org/sarcasm/definitions/1217551>.
MLAWordNet. "sarcasm" 23 October 2010. Web. 14 December 2017. <http://smartdefine.org/sarcasm/definitions/1217551>
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