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Turkish translation of “travesty”

travesty

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈtrævəsti/ formal
If something is a travesty, it is very badly done or unfair and does not represent how that thing should be.
kötü/berbat taklit, gülünç taklit
She described the trial as a travesty of justice.Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of travesty from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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