sardonically

All Adverb
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  • He could see her meeting the boy at the door and smiling sardonically. Cited from Sister Carrie, by Theodore Dreiser
  • Her lover turned upon his back and smiled sardonically at her out of a face of paper. Cited from Doom Castle, by Neil Munro
  • The duke smiled sardonically, opened the door and walked in, I just behind. Cited from The Indiscretion of the Duchess, by Anthony Hope
  • She stepped back and spoke quickly to the driver, who was watching sardonically. Cited from Simon Called Peter, by Robert Keable
  • "She's got no room to talk about personal appearance, anyway!" he thought sardonically. Cited from Clayhanger, by Arnold Bennett
  • "Had you not better get yourself arrested, Will?" my lord sardonically said to his brother. Cited from Virginians, By William Makepeace Thackeray
  • But if she is hanged, he sardonically adds, he will always remember her.
  • He smiled sardonically at a vagrant wish that they might remain there always. Cited from Poor Man's Rock, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • Laughing, a little sardonically, Ivan picked up the letter and turned back into his living-room again. Cited from The Genius, by Margaret Horton Potter
  • The same woman when drunk would lift up her dress, sardonically, exposing herself. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 4 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • He smiled sardonically as he bound up the wounded legs with his scarf. Cited from Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks, by Bracebridge Hemyng
  • I fancied that Michael regarded me sardonically, but he held his peace about the night's adventures. Cited from Visionaries, by James Huneker
  • We did break our backs sardonically, and he watched us in the same fashion; so the word stands as she is. Cited from The Range Dwellers, by B. M. Bower
  • Aunt Maria put her head on one side and smiled sardonically. Cited from Quisante, by Anthony Hope
  • More than once that dull red eye seemed sardonically to wink. Cited from The False Faces, by Vance, Louis Joseph
  • He did not laugh now; he smiled sardonically at his own grandiose reaction. Cited from Key Out of Time, by Andre Alice Norton
  • Collins threw up his hands in horror and the third man grinned sardonically. Cited from Affairs of State, by Burton E. Stevenson
  • The worker waited for some men to pass, then he bent over me, grinning sardonically. Cited from City of Endless Night, by Milo Hastings
  • "Oh, you're one of us, eh?" said the guard leader sardonically. Cited from This World Is Taboo, by Murray Leinster
  • Now he found himself wondering sardonically to what degree the Wild Life Control men determined where mountain lions should hunt. Cited from Operation Terror, by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
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