Definition of satire :
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.
animation, chick flick, blue movie, bashing, irony, mockery, costume drama, raillery, pasquinade, recrimination, anime, sarcasm, derision, censure, uproar, wit, B movie, barrage, badinage, biopic, banter, criticism, condemnation, disapproval, faultfinding, buddy movie, mud, ridicule, laughter, lampoonery, jeering, caustic remark, chiller, respect, chaff
misrepresentation (part of speech: noun)
- Then you do not recognize yourself in my satire? - "Contemporary Russian Novelists", Serge Persky.
- He stung, without appearing conscious of the sting; and his antagonist writhed not more beneath the torture of his satire than the crushing contempt of his self- command. - "Paul Clifford, Volume 3.", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
- But there is no need of satire, Miss Madison. - "Taken Alive", E. P. Roe.