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English definition of “parody”


noun [C/U]    /ˈpær·ə·di/
literature a piece of writing or music that copies the style of a serious piece in a way that is intentionally humorous : [C] Brando did a parody of the character he played in "The Godfather ." parody    /ˈpær·ə·di/ verb [T] Downey started the show by parodying a performance artist .
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