lampoon Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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lampoonnoun [C]

uk   us   /læmˈpuːn/
a ​piece of writing, a ​drawing, etc. that ​criticizes a ​famousperson or a ​publicorganization in a ​humorous way, ​allowingtheir or ​itsbadqualities to be ​seen and making them or it ​seemstupid: The ​magazine is ​famed for ​itsmercilesspolitical lampoons.
verb [T] uk   us  
Many ​celebrities are lampooned on this ​satiricalwebsite.
(Definition of lampoon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lampoon”
in Chinese (Simplified) 讽刺文章, 讽刺漫画…
in Chinese (Traditional) 諷刺文章, 諷刺漫畫…
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