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skewer

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1 to penetrate or hold (something) with a pointed object
  • Let's skewer our marshmallows on these sticks and start toasting.
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2 to make (someone or something) the object of unkind laughter
  • The satirical comic strip gleefully skewers many of society's sacred cows.
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Phrases Synonymous with skewer

make fun of, make sport of, poke fun at, rag on

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