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Synonyms for caricature

Synonyms for caricature

a false, derisive, or impudent imitation of something

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

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represent in or produce a caricature of

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In his article Zarins regrets that before the show he did not provide the necessary explanations and explains that he was inspired by the original approach of Vakhtangov, in which the Russian director uses the grotesque and caricatural expression form (Zarins a 4).
34-35), interpoem-se de inicio, como estrategia de desqualificacao, dois niveis de ironia: primeiramente, ao compor uma imagem caricatural do rapsodo, que por si ja se situava em uma classe hierarquicamente inferior; e depois, ao tomalo ardilosamente como porta-voz e defensor de uma arte que nao seria propriamente a sua, a poesia.
FR: First of all, I think that Roger and Me is less caricatural than what he did later.
A segunda questao e a relacao com o Estado, onde se aprofunda uma interpretacao do passado como um jogo de contrastes, um jogo que se empenha em confrontar sua figura no tempo como tentativa de desfaze-lo entre os seus artificios de formalismo; vem, assim, o esforco de questionar a ideologia tecnocrata do legalismo, implantada ha duzentos e tantos anos pelo reformismo do Estado burgues, numa critica pesada e as vezes caricatural do legalismo e do poder estatal.
However, in order to foster critical thinking, we need more than simplistic or caricatural presentations of the MBR as if it were a problem already solved, thus opening the deb ate to different views and the challenges they pose to our scientific understanding of human life.
Es ahi donde, el 12 de junio de 1875, crea a Ze Povinho, simbolo iconografico del portugues como pueblo, que pronto pasara a prototipo de la satira caricatural portuguesa.
In the subsequent tomes of the trilogy, he appears content to reframe the works of the old master with recent events, a practice he had once lamented: L'Appel au soldat (1899-1900) and Leurs figures (1901-1902) chronicle a series of high-stakes political and financial maneuverings, with a supporting cast of influential aristocratic women and caricatural bankers that would not be out of place in La Comedie humaine.
If I was a Bengali I'd be seriously offended by the loud caricatural ambience created in the name of Bangla culture.
Seus desenhos, sobretudo os que se inscrevem em uma perspectiva caricatural, exibem uma precisao de linhas de um grande mestre, mantendo, ao mesmo tempo, as volutas de uma ironia que atinge a dimensao do ludico.