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Sample sentences for the GRE study word sarcasm

sarcasm can be used as a noun

1."Oh yes," sighed Anne, blissfully unconscious of any sarcasm on Marilla's part. - from Anne Of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
2."You conceit braggart," she exclaimed, with frightful sarcasm "of course I did nothing. - from Peter Pan by James M. Barrie
3.'I see you were not,' said the stranger an expression of quiet sarcasm playing about his mouth 'or you have known my name. - from Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
4.Faria replied to this sarcasm with a glance of profound contempt. - from The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
5."You are doing so well now that it would be a pity for anyone to interfere." There was a world of sarcasm in his voice as he spoke. - from A Study In Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle
6.I will not swear, reader, that there was not something of repressed sarcasm both in the tone in which I uttered this sentence, and in the feeling that accompanied it. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
7.At the same time, the thin straight lines of the setting of the eyes, and the thin straight lips, and the markings in the nose, curved with a sarcasm that looked handsomely diabolic. - from A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
8.In the midst of this silence, a cracked voice launched this lugubrious sarcasm from the corridor-. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
9.The sarcasm that had repelled, the harshness that had startled me once, were only like keen condiments in a choice dish their presence was pungent, but their absence would be felt as comparatively insipid. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
10.In his shadow could be seen germinating that future advocate-general of Broe, dedicated to the sarcasms of Paul-Louis Courier. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo

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