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SPOOF

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does spoof mean? 

SPOOF (noun)
  The noun SPOOF has 1 sense:

1. a composition that imitates somebody's style in a humorous way

  Familiarity information: SPOOF used as a noun is very rare.


SPOOF (verb)
  The verb SPOOF has 1 sense:

1. make a parody of

  Familiarity information: SPOOF used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SPOOF (noun)


Sense 1spoof [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A composition that imitates somebody's style in a humorous way

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

sendup; charade; lampoon; parody; pasquinade; put-on; spoof; travesty; burlesque; mockery; takeoff

Hypernyms ("spoof" is a kind of...):

caricature; imitation; impersonation (a representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect)


SPOOF (verb)


Sense 1spoof [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Make a parody of

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Synonyms:

burlesque; spoof; parody

Context example:

The students spoofed the teachers

Hypernyms (to "spoof" is one way to...):

mock (imitate with mockery and derision)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "spoof"):

travesty (make a travesty of)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody


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