Thesaurus > Related Words: burlesque

  Words related to burlesque

Related / Similar Words: parody, lampoon, spoof, sendup, mockery, takeoff, travesty, charade, pasquinade, put-on

 

Definition:
  • a composition that imitates somebody''s style in a humorous way;
  • a theatrical entertainment of broad and earthy humor; consists of comic skits and short turns (and sometimes striptease);
  • make a parody of; "The students spoofed the teachers";
  • relating to or characteristic of a burlesque; "burlesque theater";

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    Hyponyms: travesty

     

    Derivational Morphology: spoof, parody, take off, satirize, satirise, lampoon, parodist, lampooner, sendup, mockery, takeoff, travesty, charade, pasquinade, put-on

     

     
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