satirically


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sa·tir·i·cal

 (sə-tĭr′ĭ-kəl) or sa·tir·ic (-ĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or characterized by satire.
2. Given to or fond of making satirical remarks.

sa·tir′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.satirically - in a satirical manner; "she spoke satirically"
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Translations

satirically

[səˈtɪrɪkəlɪ] ADVsatíricamente
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

satirically

advsatirisch; (= mockingly, jokingly)ironisch
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satirically

[səˈtɪrɪklɪ] advsatiricamente
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References in classic literature ?
Horace smiled satirically, and went to warm himself at the fire.
"Really?" he replied, still more satirically. "So he is taking you off the stage: I congratulate you!...But we shall meet in the Bois, one of these evenings!"
Launce smiled satirically. "For once I agree with you," he answered.
But the same pen that wrote sharply and satirically about snobs, wrote loving letters in big round hand to his dear daughters, who were living far away in Paris.
The partner with the sour smile reminded his colleague satirically that I was a lady, and had therefore no reasons to give.
As for his small income, and his still smaller domestic establishment, he looked at them both from the same satirically indifferent point of view.
'On eighteen shillings a week,' went on Jeanne, satirically, 'you would support a wife, yes?
And, after all," Denham went on, glancing round him satirically, as Katharine thought, "it's not your grandfather only.
This proviso might have sounded rather satirically in Will's ear if he had been in a mood to care about such satire.
They complained that he was conceited; and, since he excelled only in matters which to them were unimportant, they asked satirically what he had to be conceited about.
"Your little joke comes too late," she said satirically. "There is Mrs.
Crayford shook her head, and looked at her husband, half satirically, half fondly.