Synonyms for sarcastic

Synonyms for (adjective) sarcastic

Synonyms: sarcastic

Definition: expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds

Similar words: nipping, mordacious, biting, barbed, pungent

Definition: capable of wounding

Usage: a barbed compliment; a biting aphorism; pungent satire


Similar words: mordant, black, grim

Definition: harshly ironic or sinister

Usage: black humor; a grim joke; grim laughter; fun ranging from slapstick clowning ... to savage mordant wit


Similar words: corrosive

Definition: spitefully sarcastic

Usage: corrosive cristism


Similar words: sardonic

Definition: disdainfully or ironically humorous; scornful and mocking

Usage: his rebellion is the bitter, sardonic laughter of all great satirists- Frank Schoenberner; a wry pleasure to be...reminded of all that one is missing- Irwin Edman


Similar words: satiric, satirical

Definition: exposing human folly to ridicule

Usage: a persistent campaign of mockery by the satirical fortnightly magazine


Similar words: saturnine

Definition: bitter or scornful

Usage: the face was saturnine and swarthy, and the sensual lips...twisted with disdain- Oscar Wilde