Definition of satirical in English:

satirical

Line breaks: sa¦tir|ic¦al
Pronunciation: /səˈtɪrɪk(ə)l
 
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adjective

Derivatives

satirically

adverb
More example sentences
  • They concern themselves with the real world and address its problems, satirically or self-deprecatingly.
  • Caulfield hoped that the audience could look at Hollywood more critically or satirically.
  • This deeply ironic film satirically comments on, and often plainly states, how we are designed to pursue not good, but our own desires - which are often twisted and destructive.

Origin

early 16th century: from late Latin satiricus (from satira 'poetic medley': see satire) + -al.

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