English - Turkish

  1. iğneleme
  2. dokunaklı alay isim
  3. iğneleyici ve küçümseyici söz
  4. (halk ağzı) laf sokma
  5. Tariz
  6. istihza
  7. gizli alay
  8. dokundurma
  9. acı alay
  10. acı söz
  11. iğne
  12. alaycı sarcastically.
  13. alay ederek sarcastically
  14. z. alay ederek sarcastically
  15. müstehzi bir şekilde sarcastically

English - English

  1. An act of sarcasm
  2. A form of humor that is marked by bitter mockery, often using irony, and sometimes conveyed in speech with vocal over-emphasis. With irony, it is insincerely saying something positive which is obviously the opposite of one's intended, cruel meaning. On the other hand it may be a direct taunt where the jibe means exactly what it says
  3. A generally bitter comment that is ironically worded However, not all ironic statements are sarcastic Sarcasm is usually a way to mock or ridicule something, while irony isn't
  4. A keen, reproachful expression; a satirical remark uttered with some degree of scorn or contempt; a taunt; a gibe; a cutting jest
  5. A form of humor that is marked by mocking with irony, sometimes conveyed in speech with vocal over-emphasis
  6. A stinging remark usually containing irony used to wound feelings
  7. sarcasm is a disease, unless one has a good sense of humor and one gets that sense of humor by playing backgammon therefore backgammon leads to good health
  8. Sarcasm is speech or writing which actually means the opposite of what it seems to say. Sarcasm is usually intended to mock or insult someone. `What a pity,' Graham said with a hint of sarcasm. a way of speaking or writing that involves saying the opposite of what you really mean in order to make an unkind joke or to show that you are annoyed (sarcasme, from , from sarkasmos, from sarkazein , from sarx )
  9. satire, irony, use of caustic or scornful remarks isim
  10. a form of verbal irony in which apparent praise is actually harshly or bitterly critical Close Window
  11. 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"--Johathan Swift
  12. plural of sarcasm sarcasms
  13. in a sarcastic manner; "`Ah, now we're getting at the truth,' he interposed sarcastically" sarcastically
  14. caustically, derisively, ironically, satirically sarcastically
  15. In a sarcastic manner sarcastically
  16. in a sarcastic manner; "`Ah, now we're getting at the truth,' he interposed sarcastically sarcastically


About This Word

    Pronunciation /ˈsärˌkazəm/ /ˈsɑːrˌkæzəm/
    Etymology [ 'sär-"ka-z&m ] (noun.) 1550. From Late Latin sarcasmus Ancient Greek σαρκασμός (“a sneer”) σαρκάζειν (“gnash the teeth (in anger), literally, to strip off the flesh”) σάρξ (“flesh”).
    Synonyms acrimony, aspersion, banter, bitterness, burlesque, causticness, censure, comeback, contempt, corrosiveness, criticism, cut, cynicism, derision, dig, disparagement, facetiousness, flouting, gibe, invective
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