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satires

noun
plural of satire

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a creative work that uses sharp humor to point up the foolishness of a person, institution, or human nature in general
  • a satire about the music industry in which a handsome but untalented youth is turned into a pop star

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“Satires.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/satires. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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