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sardonic
used in The Age of Innocence

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Definition
humor in a mocking or critical way from someone who acts as though they are superior

or:

humor that is cynical or ironic
  • Mr. Sillerton Jackson stretched his ankles nearer the coals and emitted a sardonic whistle.
    Chapter 5 (99% in)

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