1. expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Sarcastic \Sar*cas"tic\, Sarcastical \Sar*cas"tic*al\, a.
Expressing, or expressed by, sarcasm; characterized by, or of
the nature of, sarcasm; given to the use of sarcasm; bitterly
satirical; scornfully severe; taunting.
What a fierce and sarcastic reprehension would this
have drawn from the friendship of the world! --South.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds [ant:
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
51 Moby Thesaurus words for "sarcastic":
Rabelaisian, acerb, acerbic, acid, acidic, acidulous, acrid,
acrimonious, biting, bitter, captious, carping, caustic, cavilling,
censorious, contemptuous, contumelious, corrosive, critical,
cutting, cynical, derisive, derisory, disdainful, dry, harsh,
incisive, ironic, ironical, jeering, malefic, malevolent,
malicious, mocking, mordant, nasty, poisonous, pungent, ridiculing,
sardonic, satiric, satirical, scathing, scornful, sharp, spiteful,
stinging, tart, trenchant, venomous, virulent