send-up

noun
\ˈsend-ˌəp \

Definition of send-up 

(Entry 1 of 2)

send up

verb

Definition of send up (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

1 : to send to jail

2 : to make fun of : parody

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Examples of send-up in a Sentence

Verb

the sitcom sends up the “trials and tribulations” of the rich and famous

First Known Use of send-up

Noun

1958, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1852, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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send-up

noun

English Language Learners Definition of send-up

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

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