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caricature

noun [C]     /ˈkærɪkətʃʊər/
a funny drawing or description of someone, especially someone famous, which makes part of their appearance or character more noticeable than it really isMocking and tauntingExaggerating and playing downPraising and applaudingPictures
caricature verb [T]
Translations of “caricature”
in Spanish caricatura…
in Vietnamese tranh biếm họa…
in Thai ภาพล้อเลียนบุคคล…
in Malaysian karikatur…
in French caricature…
in German die Karikatur…
in Indonesian karikatur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 漫画(艺术), 讽刺画, 讽刺描述…
in Turkish karikatür…
in Russian карикатура…
in Chinese (Traditional) 漫畫(藝術), 諷刺畫, 諷刺描述:…
in Polish karykatura…
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