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Meaning of SATIRIC

Pronunciation:  su'tireek

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  exposing human folly to ridicule; "a persistent campaign of mockery by the satirical fortnightly magazine"
 

SATIRIC is a 7 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: sarcastic, satirical
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sa*tir"ic\, Satirical \Sa*tir"ic*al\, a. [L. satiricus:
cf. F. satirique.]
1. Of or pertaining to satire; of the nature of satire; as, a
   satiric style.

2. Censorious; severe in language; sarcastic; insulting.
   ``Satirical rogue.'' --Shak.

Syn: Cutting; caustic; poignant; sarcastic; ironical; bitter;
     reproachful; abusive. -- {Sa*tir"ic*al*ly}, adv. --
     {Sa*tir"ic*al*ness}, n.

 

 

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