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send–up

play
noun \-ˌəp\

Simple Definition of send–up

  • : a movie, song, etc., that imitates the style of someone or something else in an amusing way

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of send–up

1958

First Known Use of send–up

1958


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