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Synonyms for spoof

Synonyms for spoof

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

make a parody of

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If the requesters fail in this validation, the impersonation spoof attack is detected and other legitimate traffic is allowed to access DC.
One rapidly begins to miss the truly inspired spoofs like "Airplane
Vine introduced the spoof bulletin by saying a news bulletin from "Radio two and a half" followed.
Other spoof news items included a headline about health and safety laws being scrapped, a headline about Britain no longer listening to the European Union, and one saying that prisoners given life sentences would never be let out of jail.
Possibly best of all, though, is the opening scene, a spoof of The Ring, featuring Pamela Anderson and Jenny McCarthy, perfectly cast as inappropriately dressed Catholic schoolgirls (all cleavage and short skirts) who find themselves menaced by an evil videotape.
Another horror spoof, "I Know What You Screamed Last Semester," is waiting in the wings from Lions Gate.
The spoof of Vince Naimoli, managing general partner of the Devil Rays, suggested that James Gandolfini, star of HBO's "The Sopranos," play Naimoli in an movie about pitcher Jim Morris.
It s a spoof on the TV industry and its antics are not to be taken too seriously.
was short-lived, but members Sue Schaffner and Carrie Moyer continue to use the acronym, producing and distributing spoofs of Gap, Calvin Klein, and Family Circle ads that focus on lesbian visibility.
Our first attempt at a "commercial" was a hit, thanks to the actors--two of our most senior manufacturing managers in a spoof of the Bartles and Jaymes wine cooler commercials, showing a botched up circuit board and asking employees for quality work.
The study also found that consumers' tendency to open spoof messages varied widely according to the type of message.
Spoof calling, for those unfamiliar with the term, involves using a cunning piece of software to mask the number that's actually making the call, in order to prevent the recipients of these calls from locating the caller, or calling them back.
Ranbir Kapoor's new release Besharam might not be a blockbuster but traces of spoof are all too evident as the budding superstar takes potshots at the three superstar Khans all through its runtime.
The latest example of cultural degeneration: The stupid "Scary Movie" franchise now has one more entry than the smart, satiric "Scream" series it originally set out to spoof.
To tie in with the release of Date Movie, a spoof on romantic comedies, all you have to do is write a maximum of 250 words on your Top Five spoof movies.