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A play, novel, film, or other work which uses satire
“Here there is a strongly moral agenda to McInerney's satire which suggests a connection between the disordered individual and his degenerate society.”
The use of humour, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose and criticize people's stupidity or vices, particularly in the context of contemporary politics and other topical issues
“Its trenchant satire is directed at the creaking institutions of Victorian Britain, the Law above all, but also at a do-nothing government and a self-perpetuating governing class.”
(drawn or written) A piece that has humorous connotations
The expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect
The quality of being amusing or comic, especially as expressed in literature or speech
An artistic work consisting of a medley of pieces imitating various sources
Turn of expression
A witty remark
Conversation or speech characterized by quick, witty comments or replies
An event or situation that is absurd or disorganized
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