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English definition of “take-off”

take-off

noun [C] (COPY)    /ˈteɪk.ɒf/ US  /-ɑːf/
a piece of acting or writing, etc. that copies the way a particular person speaks or behaves, or the way something is done, usually to entertain other people: It was the best take-off of the prime minister that I have ever seen.Copying and copiesForgeryMocking and taunting
(Definition of take-off noun (COPY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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