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  1. burlesque

    • IPA[ˌbərˈlesk]

    美式

    • n.
      an absurd or comically exaggerated imitation of something, especially in a literary or dramatic work; a parody;humor that depends on comic imitation and exaggeration; absurdity
    • v.
      cause to appear absurd by parodying or copying in an exaggerated form
    • noun: burlesque, plural noun: burlesques

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. an absurd or comically exaggerated imitation of something, especially in a literary or dramatic work; a parody the funniest burlesque of opera burlesque Shakespearean stanzas
    • humor that depends on comic imitation and exaggeration; absurdity the argument descends into burlesque
    • 2. a variety show, typically including striptease burlesque clubs

    動詞

    • 1. cause to appear absurd by parodying or copying in an exaggerated form she struck a ridiculous pose that burlesqued her own vanity
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    • IPA[bəːˈlɛsk]

    英式

    • n.
      an absurd or comically exaggerated imitation of something, especially in a literary or dramatic ... a novel which is a burlesque of the literary life the argument descends into music-hall burlesque
    • v.
      parody or imitate in an absurd or comically exaggerated way: a mock-heroic farce that burlesques the affectations of Restoration heroic drama

    Oxford Dictionary