Sentence Examples


  • This poem was a brilliant satire on contemporary manners, and enjoyed an extraordinary success.
  • There is some truth in the satire, but it wholly misrepresents her rupture with Chopin.
  • These were written in their author's chosen vein of light satire, and Dryden praised them as highly effective within their own range.
  • He also introduced into Roman literature that personal as distinct from political or social satire which appears later in the Epodes of Horace and the Epigrams of Martial.
  • The only voice with which the poet of this age can express himself with force and sincerity is that of satire and satiric epigram.