Meaning of “satire” - Learner’s Dictionary

satire

noun uk us /ˈsætaɪər/
HUMOUR [ U ]

the use of jokes and humour to criticize people or ideas:

political satire
STORY [ C ]

a story, film, etc that uses satire

satirist uk us /ˈsætərɪst/ noun [ C ]

someone who uses satire

(Definition of “satire” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)