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Dictionary entry overview: What does sardonic mean?
• SARDONIC (adjective)
The adjective SARDONIC has 1 sense:
1. disdainfully or ironically humorous; scornful and mocking
Familiarity information: SARDONIC used as an adjective is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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Disdainfully or ironically humorous; scornful and mocking
his rebellion is the bitter, sardonic laughter of all great satirists / a wry pleasure to be...reminded of all that one is missing
sarcastic (expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds)
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