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sat·i·rize

 (săt′ə-rīz′)
tr.v. sat·i·rized, sat·i·riz·ing, sat·i·riz·es
To ridicule or attack by means of satire.

satirize

(ˈsætəˌraɪz) or

satirise

vb
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) to deride (a person or thing) by means of satire
ˌsatiriˈzation, ˌsatiriˈsation n
ˈsatiˌrizer, ˈsatiˌriser n

sat•i•rize

(ˈsæt əˌraɪz)

v. -rized, -riz•ing. v.t.
1. to attack or ridicule with satire.
v.i.
2. to write satires; attack with satire.
[1595–1605]
sat′i•riz`a•ble, adj.
sat`i•ri•za′tion, n.
sat′i•riz`er, n.

satirize


Past participle: satirized
Gerund: satirizing

Imperative
satirize
satirize
Present
I satirize
you satirize
he/she/it satirizes
we satirize
you satirize
they satirize
Preterite
I satirized
you satirized
he/she/it satirized
we satirized
you satirized
they satirized
Present Continuous
I am satirizing
you are satirizing
he/she/it is satirizing
we are satirizing
you are satirizing
they are satirizing
Present Perfect
I have satirized
you have satirized
he/she/it has satirized
we have satirized
you have satirized
they have satirized
Past Continuous
I was satirizing
you were satirizing
he/she/it was satirizing
we were satirizing
you were satirizing
they were satirizing
Past Perfect
I had satirized
you had satirized
he/she/it had satirized
we had satirized
you had satirized
they had satirized
Future
I will satirize
you will satirize
he/she/it will satirize
we will satirize
you will satirize
they will satirize
Future Perfect
I will have satirized
you will have satirized
he/she/it will have satirized
we will have satirized
you will have satirized
they will have satirized
Future Continuous
I will be satirizing
you will be satirizing
he/she/it will be satirizing
we will be satirizing
you will be satirizing
they will be satirizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been satirizing
you have been satirizing
he/she/it has been satirizing
we have been satirizing
you have been satirizing
they have been satirizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been satirizing
you will have been satirizing
he/she/it will have been satirizing
we will have been satirizing
you will have been satirizing
they will have been satirizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been satirizing
you had been satirizing
he/she/it had been satirizing
we had been satirizing
you had been satirizing
they had been satirizing
Conditional
I would satirize
you would satirize
he/she/it would satirize
we would satirize
you would satirize
they would satirize
Past Conditional
I would have satirized
you would have satirized
he/she/it would have satirized
we would have satirized
you would have satirized
they would have satirized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.satirize - ridicule with satire; "The writer satirized the politician's proposal"
blackguard, guy, jest at, laugh at, make fun, poke fun, ridicule, roast, rib - subject to laughter or ridicule; "The satirists ridiculed the plans for a new opera house"; "The students poked fun at the inexperienced teacher"; "His former students roasted the professor at his 60th birthday"

satirize

verb ridicule, parody, send up (Brit. informal), take off (informal), criticize, deride, travesty, pillory, lampoon, burlesque, diss (slang, chiefly U.S.), hold up to ridicule The newspaper satirized our political leaders.
Translations
zesměšnit satirou
lave en satire over
snúa upp í háî
satirizovať
hicvetmek

satirize

[ˈsætəraɪz] VTsatirizar

satirize

[ˈsætɪraɪz] vtfaire la satire de, satiriser

satirize

vtsatirisch darstellen or (written also) → beschreiben; his novel satirizes or in his novel he satirizes contemporary American lifesein Roman ist eine Satire auf die zeitgenössische amerikanische Lebensart

satirize

[ˈsætəˌraɪz] vtsatireggiare

satire

(ˈsӕtaiə) noun
(a piece of) writing etc that makes someone look foolish. a satire on university life.
saˈtirical (-ˈti-) adjective
1. of satire. satirical writing.
2. mocking. in a satirical mood.
ˈsatirist (-ˈti-) noun
a person who writes or performs satire(s).
ˈsatirize, ˈsatirise (-ti-) verb
to make look foolish by using satire.
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