Charientismus (kar-i-en-tia’-mus): Mollifying harsh words by answering them with a smooth and appeasing mock.
You anarchist destroyer of democracy.
Ha ha! I don’t need to be an anarchist to destroy democracy: you’re a Republican and you’re doing a great job already.
Definition courtesy of “Silva Rhetoricae” (rhetoric.byu.edu)
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