Examples of satirist in a Sentence
social satirists of the American Dream
the great British satirist, Jonathan Swift
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Howard and Scappaticci also examined Clemens' relationships and feelings about presidents Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, Grover Cleveland, and Theodore Roosevelt, who the satirist found boorish and bullying.
The last week alone witnessed an avalanche of news stories each one of which would have given an old-fashioned quill-wielding satirist like Jonathan Swift enough material for a book.
Franken is a No. 1 best-selling author who left his successful career as a satirist for the more serious, though occasionally hilarious life of a senator.
Late-night TV satirists never tire of noting how the president has put on weight in office, despite frequent outings to play golf.
Oliver used some of the TV satirist’s most effective tools — mockery and humor — in his takedown of Sinclair.
The satirist Finley Peter Dunne once observed, through his character Mr. Dooley, that the Supreme Court follows the election returns.
Last spring, Erdogan pressured German chancellor Angela Merkel to prosecute a German satirist who criticized Erdogan in a poem.
Mikhail and Margarita, by Julie Lekstrom Himes (Europa). Blacklisted by the Soviet authorities, Mikhail Bulgakov, the great Russian satirist, spent much of the nineteen-thirties unpublished and living in penury.
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SATIRIST Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of satirist for English Language Learners
: a person who uses satire in books, movies, etc.
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