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satire

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satire/ˈsæˌtajɚ/noun
pluralsatires
satire
/ˈsæˌtajɚ/
noun
pluralsatires
Learner's definition of SATIRE  
[noncount] : a way of using humor to show that someone or something is foolish, weak, bad, etc.: humor that shows the weaknesses or bad qualities of a person, government, society, etc.
[count] : a book, movie, etc., that uses satire

— satiric

/səˈtirɪk/orsatirical/səˈtɪrɪkəl/adjective

— satirically

/səˈtɪrɪkli/adverb
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