sardonic grin sar·don·ic grin (sär-dŏn’ĭk)
See risus caninus.
adjective 1. characterized by bitter or scornful derision; mocking; cynical; sneering: a sardonic grin. adjective 1. characterized by irony, mockery, or derision adjective scornful, mocking; disdainfully humorous Word Origin Greek sardonios ‘derisive’
noun 1. a chalcedony that is used for cameos and has sard and chalcedony of another color, usually white, arranged in straight parallel bands. noun 1. a variety of chalcedony with alternating reddish-brown and white parallel bands, used as a gemstone. Formula: SiO2 (Rev. 21:20), a species of the carnelian combining the sard and the […]
noun 1. Victorien [veek-taw-ryen] /vik tɔˈryɛ̃/ (Show IPA), 1831–1908, French dramatist. noun 1. Victorien (viktɔrjɛ̃). 1831–1908, French dramatist. His plays include Fédora (1882) and La Tosca (1887), the source of Puccini’s opera
SAREC Science of Anticipation Recognition Evaluation Control [of Health Risks]