Sentence Examples


  • The gray eyes held a glint of something more than humor, but his lips twisted into a satirical smile.
  • A number of satirical folk-tales (largely of Turkish origin) are current at the expense of Jew, gipsy or parish priest.
  • In the Itthon (At Home), by Alois Degre (1877), the tale is made the medium for a satirical attack upon official corruption and Hungarian national vanity; and in the Almok dlmodoja (Dreamer of Dreams), by John Asboth (1878), other national defects are aimed at.
  • Satirical verse had two notable cultivators in D.
  • It is, indeed, if not the most amusing of Swift's satirical works, the most strikingly original, and the one in which the compass of his powers is most fully displayed.
 

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