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    What is the adjective form for barb?

    Hello, I mean barb as in a biting or pointedly critical remark or comment.

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    Re: What is the adjective form for barb?

    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: What is the adjective form for barb?

    ***** NOT A TEACHER *****


    "Clearly, this was his attempt to test the water to see if I could absorb his thinly veiled barbed comment without retaliation, ..."

    -- Paul Marcus, How to Laugh Your Way Through Life: A Psychoanalyst's Advice (2013), Google "books."
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    Re: What is the adjective form for barb?

    Well, it was a barbed remark he made, but I didn't get it because I don't understand sarcasm.


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