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Categories: 19th-century theatre, Articles with short description, Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica with Wikisource reference, History of theatre, Satire
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parody  burlesque  lampoon  mockery  pasquinade
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A composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way WordNet 3.0
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A composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A parody, also called a spoof, a send-up, a take-off, a lampoon, a play on, or a caricature, is a creative work designed to imitate, comment on, and/or make fun of its subject by means of satiric or ironic imitation. Wikipedia
A derisive art form that mocks by imitation; a parody. Wiktionary
Mimicry, imitation, now usually in a derogatory sense; a travesty, a ridiculous simulacrum. Wiktionary
A work or performance that imitates another work or performance with ridicule or irony. Wiktionary
A pasquin; a lampoon. Wiktionary
A lampoon, originally as published in public; a satire or libel on someone. Wiktionary
A satirical imitation of a work of art or a genre. Wiktionary
Satirical imitation. Wiktionary (translation)
A parody or lampoon of someone or something. Wiktionary
A parody or stylistic imitation. Wiktionary
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The defendant wasn't allowed to speak at his own trial - it was a mockery of justice. Wiktionary
Weird Al's song "Lasagna" is a takeoff on the popular song "La Bamba". Wiktionary