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wisecracker

One who makes glib, facetious, and/or sardonic remarks. Tony is such a wisecracker; he always has some remark lined up.
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When former candidate Arianna Huffington criticized Schwarzenegger in a nationally televised debate for what she called disrespect of women, the moderator - a termed-out former Republican state senator - interrupted her, gave Schwarzenegger the floor and let him wisecrack that he had a role for her in a putative ``Terminator 4,'' an obvious reference to his notorious scene and his later remarks on it.
Carlin was next, and as a Scot there were plenty of wisecracks about his stereotypical love of a tipple.
With the new film portraying him as the classic unruly teen of the comics, his regular wisecracks are genuinely entertaining.
Time in job: 17 years as comedian; two as owner of Wisecracks.
00pm It's a bit of a clich that most action stars have a yearning to leave the wisecracks and stunts behind to prove they are really sensitive, nuanced thespians.
4 : harsh insulting language <"Never a kind word for old Templeton, only abuse and wisecracks .
Hancock delivers everything you expect from a Will Smith blockbuster including spectacular set pieces and a barrage of wisecracks, albeit with an excess of strong language and crude humour.
O'Keefe renders her sardonic wisecracks and her painful loneliness convincingly, and in the end readers will root for her.
You don't have to toss your hair like the lead actress in a telenovela to appreciate the schemes, wisecracks, and secret heartaches of the six mujeres Cubanas in Eduardo Santiago's debut novel, Tomorrow They Will Kiss.