- She uttered the phrase with acid sarcasm .
- Generally speaking , i do not like spicy food .
- The acrid smell carried across the table .
- This was a shrewd dig .
- With sinclair lewis, it became simply burning satire .
- What dark, cruel comments upon life and vanities .
- As she sat in church her face had a pathos and poignancy .
- There was a good deal of effective sarcasm in her keeping him in the dark .
- I looked, and had an acute pleasure in looking-a precious yet poignant pleasure .
- Of all the forms of reporting there is nothing more concise and cutting than the newspaper cartoon .