Sa·tir·ic Sa·tir·ic·al a.
1. Of or pertaining to satire; of the nature of satire; as, a satiric style.
2. Censorious; severe in language; sarcastic; insulting. “Satirical rogue.”
Syn: -- Cutting; caustic; poignant; sarcastic; ironical; bitter; reproachful; abusive.
-- Sa*tir*ic*al*ly, adv. -- Sa*tir*ic*al*ness, n.
adj : exposing human folly to ridicule; "a persistent campaign of
mockery by the satirical fortnightly magazine" [syn: satiric]