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sargasm

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Sargasm, n. Is when someone uses sarcasm in a conversation and extends the situation by going way to far with one single sarcastic comment. They receive a lot of enjoyment and pleasure from their sarcastic comments.
 
Sargasm is a blending of the words sarcasm and orgasm. It is used to make fun of someone who has gone way to far with one single sarcastic comment. People who seek pleasure by using sarcasm often experience sargasm because they find it so enjoyable to ridicule someone using sarcasm.
Etymology : Sargasm is a blending of the words sarcasm and orgasm. Sarcasm comes from Greek, and it comes from the word 'sarkasmos', which is to sneer, jest or taunt someone, sarcasm is now a harsh or bitter remark, and can often be considered humorous. Orgasm comes from the French word 'orgasme' or the Greek word 'Orgasmos', which is swelling or excitement, it also means to be ripe or in heat, it now refers to a woman's sexual climax.
Source : "Whoa having a bit of a sargasm there bud." Conversation with Rice students, November 2008.
Last modified: 3 December 2008


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