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satirist

[sat-er-ist] /ˈsæt ər ɪst/
noun
1.
a writer of satires.
2.
one who indulges in satire.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; satire + -ist
Related forms
self-satirist, noun
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  • Here the poet, satirist and realist mingle in a world of make-believe that impinges sharply on reality.
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satirist

/ˈsætərɪst/
noun
1.
a person who writes satire
2.
a person given to the use of satire
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Word Origin and History for satirist
n.

1580s; see satire (n.) + -ist.

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