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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To ridicule or attack by means of satire.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To make a satire of; to mock.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To make the object of satire; to attack with satire; to censure with keenness or severe sarcasm.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To assail with satire; make the object of satire or censure; expose to censure or ridicule with sarcastic wit. Also spelled satirise.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. ridicule with satire

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