Friday, August 12, 2011

parody

parody [ PAR-uh’-dee ]
 noun, verb ]
 MEANING :
 (n.)1. a comical imitation of some serious literary work or of the style of a writer, artist, or genre
(v.) to produce a parody of
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 His hilarious parody of George Orwell's Animal Farm, brought the house down.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The news story was written as a parody of legislative and school board attacks on the teaching of evolution in New Mexico.