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The malicious joy of watching or hearing about an audacious fraud unravel.
Reading, listening or watching anything to do with Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos gives me such schadenfraud.
The Fyre documentary was pure schadenfraud.
by thwartmanteau March 02, 2019
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someone pretending to derive pleasure from other's misfortune to fit in with their douchebag friends, but really they feel just awful about it.
Jeremy was laughing with his buddies at the video of skaters wiping out, but he was a schadenfraud, because inside he was horrified by the carnage.
by Bobakalacka March 30, 2017
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Pleasure derived from the minor irritation or annoyance of others.
Person A: Dude, why are you slow rolling me?
Person B: I don't know, I guess I just have a mean streak of of Schadenfraud
by Sick Variance November 07, 2010
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