parody

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Synonyms for parody

Synonyms for parody

a usually amusing caricature of another

a false, derisive, or impudent imitation of something

to copy (the manner or expression of another), especially in an exaggerated or mocking way

Synonyms for parody

a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way

humorous or satirical mimicry

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make a spoof of or make fun of

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make a parody of

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