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Noun: travesty  tra-vus-tee
  1. A comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations
    - farce, farce comedy
  2. A composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way
    - parody, lampoon, spoof, sendup, mockery, takeoff, burlesque, charade, pasquinade, put-on
Verb: travesty  tra-vus-tee
  1. Make a travesty of

Derived forms: travestied, travesties, travestying

Type of: burlesque, caricature, comedy, imitation, impersonation, parody, spoof

Encyclopedia: Travesty