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lampoon


lampoon

noun

Definition of LAMPOON

a creative work that uses sharp humor to point up the foolishness of a person, institution, or human nature in general <this classic musical is a lampoon of the movie business at the time when sound was introduced>

February 26, 2015
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Tending to find fault and raise objections
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