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/ˈɪn dɪ dʒənt /

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  • sardonic sardonic  /sɑr ˈdɑ nɪk/ ?  disdainfully or ironically humorous; scornful and mocking

    sardonic meaning(s) 

    • (adj) disdainfully or ironically humorous; scornful and mocking

    sardonic usage(s)

    1. Traces of sardonic humor can still be found in his writing, but the cool phrases of the time are completely gone.
    2. The senator was treated to loud and sardonic laughter when he proposed legislation on same-sex marriage.
  • sardonically sardonically  /sɑr ˈdɑ nɪ kə li/ ?  in a sarcastic manner
  • sardonyx sardonyx  /ˈsɑ də nɪks/ ?  an onyx characterized by parallel layers of sard and a different colored…
  • saree saree  a dress worn primarily by Hindu women; consists of several yards of light material…
  • sargasso sargasso  /sɑr ˈɡæ soʊ/ ?  brown algae with rounded bladders forming dense floating masses in…
  • sargasso sea sargasso sea  a vast area of the North Atlantic from the West Indies to the Azores that…
  • sargassum sargassum  brown algae with rounded bladders forming dense floating masses in tropical…
  • sargassum bacciferum sargassum bacciferum  brown algae with rounded bladders forming dense floating masses…
  • sargassum fish sargassum fish  small fantastically formed and colored fishes found among masses of sargassum
  • sargent sargent  /ˈsɑr dʒənt/ ?  United States painter (born in Italy) known for his society portraits…
  • sari sari  /ˈsɑ ri/ ?  a dress worn primarily by Hindu women; consists of several yards of light material…
  • sarin sarin  /sɑ rɪn/ ?  a highly toxic chemical nerve agent that inhibits the activity of cholinesterase
  • sarnoff sarnoff  /ˈsɑr nɔf/ ?  United States businessman who pioneered in radio and television broadcasting…
  • sarong sarong  /sə ˈrɔŋ/ ?  a loose skirt consisting of brightly colored fabric wrapped around the body;…
  • saronic gulf saronic gulf  a gulf of the Aegean on the southeastern coast of Greece
  • saroyan saroyan  United States writer of plays and short stories (1908-1981)
  • sarpanitu sarpanitu  consort of Marduk
  • sarpedon sarpedon  (Greek mythology) a son of Zeus who became king of Lycia; fought on behalf of…
  • sarracenia sarracenia  pitcher plants
  • sarracenia flava sarracenia flava  pitcher plant of southeastern United States having erect yellow trumpet-shaped…
  • sarracenia minor sarracenia minor  yellow-flowered pitcher plant of southeastern United States having…
  • sarracenia purpurea sarracenia purpurea  perennial bog herb having dark red flowers and decumbent broadly…
  • sarraceniaceae sarraceniaceae  insectivorous plants
  • sarraceniales sarraceniales  plants that are variously modified to serve as insect traps: families…
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