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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Satire(0.01666 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Satire.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n : witty language used to convey insults or scorn; “he used
sarcasm to upset his opponent”; “irony is wasted on the
stupid”; “Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do
generally discover everybody's face but their
own”--Johathan Swift [syn: sarcasm, irony, caustic remark
English → English (gcide)
Satire \Sat"ire\ (?; in Eng. often ?; 277), n. [L. satira,
satura, fr. satura (sc. lanx) a dish filled with various
kinds of fruits, food composed of various ingredients, a
mixture, a medley, fr. satur full of food, sated, fr. sat,
satis, enough: cf. F. satire. See Sate, Sad, a., and cf.
1. A composition, generally poetical, holding up vice or
folly to reprobation; a keen or severe exposure of what in
public or private morals deserves rebuke; an invective
poem; as, the Satires of Juvenal.
2. Keeness and severity of remark; caustic exposure to
reprobation; trenchant wit; sarcasm.
Syn: Lampoon; sarcasm; irony; ridicule; pasquinade;
burlesque; wit; humor.