Meaning of mordacity in English:

mordacity

Pronunciation /mɔːˈdasɪti/

noun

mass nounformal
  • Biting sarcasm or invective.

    • ‘such panache and gleeful mordacity in his phrasing’

Origin

Mid 17th century from French mordacité or Latin mordacitas, from mordax, mordac- ‘biting’ (see mordacious).