Sarcasm in Korean

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Today we’ll teach you how to say sarcasm in Korean. We’ll also introduce you to how Koreans use sarcasm to help you understand and use sarcasm when you visit Korea. So then, let’s get learning!

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“Sarcasm” in Korean

There are three words that mean sarcasm in Korean. These words are:

빈정거림 (binjeonggeorim)


비꼼 (bikkom)

sarcasm; satire

빈정댐 (binjeongdaem)


Additionally, if you are ever reading books or other literature in Korean, you may come across the word 풍자 (pungja) which is another word for satire, used mainly in literature. This word can also mean satire or irony.

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