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sarcastic (adj.)

"characterized by sarcasm, bitterly cutting, scornfully severe," 1690s, from sarcasm, perhaps on the model of enthusiastic. Earlier adjectives were sarcastical (1640s); sarcasmous (1660s); sarcasmical (c. 1600). Related: Sarcastically.

updated on December 22, 2021

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Definitions of sarcastic from WordNet

sarcastic (adj.)
expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds;
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.