satirise
British variant of satirize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • satirisé — satirisé, ée (sa ti ri zé, zée) part. passé de satiriser. •   Je vous laisse à penser si tous ceux qui se croient satirisés par Molière, ne prendront pas l occasion de se venger de lui, MOL. Impr. sc. 3 …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • satirise — (Brit.) v. ridicule through the use of satire; write a satire, use mockery and derision to demonstrate the negative aspects of human folly (also satirize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • satirise — verb To make a satire of; to mock …   Wiktionary

  • satirise — sat|i|rise [ sætə,raız ] a British spelling of satirize …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • satirise — UK [ˈsætəraɪz] / US [ˈsætəˌraɪz] satirize …   English dictionary

  • satirise — /ˈsætəraɪz / (say satuhruyz) verb (t) (satirised, satirising) to make the object of satire: *Wedekind had lived for years as a bohemian, satirising the government and the middle classes of his day –gerald murnane, 1987. Also, satirize. –satiriser …   Australian English dictionary

  • satirise — verb ridicule with satire The writer satirized the politician s proposal • Syn: ↑satirize, ↑lampoon • Derivationally related forms: ↑lampooner (for: ↑lampoon), ↑lampoon …   Useful english dictionary

  • satirised — satirise (Brit.) v. ridicule through the use of satire; write a satire, use mockery and derision to demonstrate the negative aspects of human folly (also satirize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • satirises — satirise (Brit.) v. ridicule through the use of satire; write a satire, use mockery and derision to demonstrate the negative aspects of human folly (also satirize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • satirising — satirise (Brit.) v. ridicule through the use of satire; write a satire, use mockery and derision to demonstrate the negative aspects of human folly (also satirize) …   English contemporary dictionary

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