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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sar·casm /ˈsɑrˌkæzəm/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sar·casm n.  A keen, reproachful expression; a satirical remark uttered with some degree of scorn or contempt; a taunt; a gibe; a cutting jest.
    The sarcasms of those critics who imagine our art to be a matter of inspiration.   --Sir J. Reynolds.
 Syn: -- Satire; irony; ridicule; taunt; gibe.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : 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 [syn: irony, satire, caustic