Translation of "travesty" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈtræv.ə.sti/ us formal

something that fails to represent the values and qualities that it is intended to represent, in a way that is shocking or offensive

parodia, farsa
Their production of ‘Sweeney Todd’ was the worst I’ve ever seen – it was a travesty.
Langdale described the court ruling as a travesty of justice.
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(Translation of “travesty” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)