Sarcastic meaning

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The definition of sarcastic is a description of a sneering or ironic remark or someone who makes such remarks.

An example of sarcastic is a person saying that a song is their favorite, when in reality they dislike it immensely and have worked vigorously to get it removed from the program.

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Expressing or marked by sarcasm.
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Of, having the nature of, or characterized by sarcasm; sneering, caustic, cutting, etc.
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Using, or fond of using, sarcasm.
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Given to using sarcasm.

A sarcastic friend.

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(of a person) Having the personality trait of expressing sarcasm.
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Containing sarcasm.
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Origin of sarcastic

  • sarc(asm) -astic (as in enthusiastic)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition