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What does "Sardonic" mean?

Definition

(a.) Forced; unnatural; insincere; hence, derisive, mocking, malignant, or bitterly sarcastic; -- applied only to a laugh, smile, or some facial semblance of gayety (a.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a kind of linen made at Colchis


Synonyms wry, sarcastic


Example: "His rebellion is the bitter, sardonic laughter of all great satirists- Frank Schoenberner"


Word Family sardonically