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sardonic
used in Murder On The Orient Express

2 uses
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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
  • The Greek doctor gave a sardonic laugh.
    1.5 — Part 1 Chapter 5 — The Crime (71% in)
  • The colonel's eyebrows went up again sardonically.
    3.6 — Part 3 Chapter 6 — A Second Interview with Colonel Arbuthnot (30% in)

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