Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Sarcastically'
adv : in a sarcastic manner; "`Ah, now we're getting at the
truth,' he interposed sarcastically" [syn: sardonically]
- Sarcastically \Sar*cas"tic*al*ly\, adv.
In a sarcastic manner.
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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Sarcastically'
Sarcasm is “a sharp, bitter, or cutting expression or remark; a bitter jibe or taunt.”
It is first recorded in English in 1579, in an annotation to The Shepheardes Calender: October:
The word comes from the late Greek σαρκαζμόσ (sarkazmos) taken from the word σαρκάζειν meaning 'to tear flesh, gnash the teeth, speak bitterly'.
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