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satirize
 
thorn; sting; prick; pierce; stab; thrust; assassinate; murder
trad. (諷刺)
simp. (讽刺)

EtymologyEdit

Attestable from at least the Northern and Southern dynasties (420–589). In modern Chinese, popularised as reborrowed from Japanese 諷刺 (ふうし) (fūshi).

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

諷刺

  1. to satirise; to mock; to ridicule

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

諷刺

  1. satire; mockery; ridicule

AdjectiveEdit

諷刺

  1. satirical; mocking

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ふう
Hyōgaiji

Grade: S
on’yomi

NounEdit

諷刺 (hiragana ふうし, rōmaji fūshi)

  1. Alternative form of 風刺

VerbEdit

諷刺する (suru conjugation, hiragana ふうしする, rōmaji fūshi suru)

  1. Alternative form of 風刺

ConjugationEdit