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caricatures

noun , plural of caricature

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1 a poor, insincere, or insulting imitation of something
  • that TV network's reporting is a mere caricature of real journalism
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2 a work that imitates and exaggerates another work for comic effect
  • the artist creates caricatures of famous paintings by replacing humans with cats
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3 the representation of something in terms that go beyond the facts
  • the mayor has presented only a caricature of his opponent's views
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