The genre was always a simple one, easy to satirize and dismiss, though immensely profitable.
At least they satirize entitlement instead of unwittingly enacting (and celebrating) it.
It is true, also, that Thackeray approached "society" rather to satirize it than to set forth its agreeableness.
Scaramucca or Fracassa was added to satirize the Spanish soldier.
There is unquestionably a parochial sort of nationality which it is easy to satirize.
And who shall complain when the first person that I satirize is myself?
He is not dangerous, I should say; though I have known a woman to satirize a man for years, and marry him after all.
It is but idle to satirize our manners and customs; we think them good.
He satirizes human life, but he does not satirize it to degrade it.
Be especially careful, in a mixed company, whom you satirize.