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Another word for caricature

  1. A false, derisive, or impudent imitation of something

      1. A debased or grotesque likeness:
      2. An exaggerated or grotesque imitation, such as a parody of a literary work.
      3. A crude, distorted, or ridiculous representation (of something)
      1. A decorative cover made to simulate an article of household linen and used over or in place of it:
      2. (Short for) pillow sham
      3. An imitation that is meant to deceive; counterfeit
      1. (Music) The practice of reworking an already established composition, especially the incorporation into the Mass of material borrowed from other works, such as motets or madrigals.
      2. Something so bad as to be equivalent to intentional mockery; a travesty:
      3. A literary or musical work imitating the characteristic style of some other work or of a writer or composer in a satirical or humorous way, usually by applying it to an inappropriate subject
      1. A person or thing receiving or deserving ridicule
      2. Something so lacking in necessary qualities as to inspire ridicule; a laughing-stock.
      3. Something ludicrously futile or unsuitable:
      1. An act of mocking; jibe; sneer
      2. An imitation or counterfeit
      3. A person or thing receiving or deserving ridicule or derision
      1. A light dramatic work in which highly improbable plot situations, exaggerated characters, and often slapstick elements are used for humorous effect.
      2. (Uncountable) A ridiculous or empty show.
      3. (Uncountable) A style of humor marked by broad improbabilities with little regard to regularity or method; compare sarcasm.
      1. A sort of vaudeville characterized by low comedy, striptease acts, etc.
      2. A ludicrous or mocking imitation; a travesty:
      3. A literary or dramatic work that makes fun of something, often by means of outlandish exaggeration.
  1. To copy (the manner or expression of another), especially in an exaggerated or mocking way

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Another word for caricature

      1. To reproduce or simulate:
      2. To resemble closely; have or take on the appearance of
      3. To produce (symptoms) like those produced by a different disease.
      1. To attack, ridicule, or criticize with satire
      2. To make a satire of; to mock.
      3. To ridicule or attack by means of satire.
      1. To twist out of shape; change the usual or normal shape, form, or appearance of
      2. To modify (a wave, sound, signal, etc.) so as to produce an unfaithful reproduction
      3. To cause to deviate from what is normal, reasonable, or accurate: