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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(Skip to the 5: 00 mark of this clip and you can see the scandalously underrated Jules Munshin satirize the Food Network, still a half-century in the future.)
He had already published one novel in which he exemplified in some measure characteristics of the novelists whom he later sought to condemn and satirize, that is, this first novel,
Crumb has never, to my knowledge, stated any intent to "satirize" or "scandalize" Christian theology in his rendering of Genesis, but merely to depict what he found there.
Robert Cook said, "Crumb has never, to my knowledge, stated any intent to "satirize" or "scandalize" Christian theology in his rendering of Genesis, but merely to depict what he found there."
We might satirize, circumvent or hoodwink the great prince, but we don't mess with him.
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I know I tend to satirize, but I am being absolutely serious on this one.
Fortunately, Rugg and Maruca are smart enough to keep their creation in sketch contents, assembling an amusing “best of” volume of adventures that satirize both blaxploitation and, to a lesser extent, the ups and downs of a super-hero franchise.
Turkey has several weekly comic books that satirize politicians.