HyperDic: satirize

English > 1 sense of the word satirize:
VERBcommunicationsatirize, satirise, lampoonridicule with satire
satirize > pronunciation
Soundssae'teray.z
Rhymesactualize ... womanize: 266 rhymes with ayz...
English > satirize: 1 sense > verb 1, communication
Meaningridicule with satire.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Example"The writer satirized the politician's proposal"
Synonymssatirise, lampoon
Broaderridicule, roast, guy, blackguard, laugh at, jest at, rib, make fun, poke funsubject to laughter or ridicule
Spanishcaricaturizar, ridiculizar, satirizar
Catalancaricaturar, satiritzar
Nounssatirewitty language used to convey insults or scorn

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