HyperDic: satirical

English > 1 sense of the word satirical:
ADJECTIVEallsatirical, satiricexposing human folly to ridicule
satirical > pronunciation
Soundssahtih'rahkahl; sahtih'rihkahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > satirical: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningexposing human folly to ridicule.
Example"a persistent campaign of mockery by the satirical fortnightly magazine"
BroadersarcasticExpressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds
Nounssatirewitty language used to convey insults or scorn
Adverbssatiricallyin a satirical manner

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