noun, plural par·o·dies.
verb (used with object), par·o·died, par·o·dy·ing.
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Origin of parody
synonym study for parody
OTHER WORDS FROM parodypar·o·di·a·ble, adjectiveself-par·o·dy, noun, plural self·-par·o·dies.un·par·o·died, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for parody
What I will do, though, is to post it, along with a series of other non-inking parodies and videos, over the next couple of weeks in the Style Invitational Devotees Facebook group.Style Conversational Week 1424: It’s hive time for another Spelling Bee contest|Pat Myers|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
Shaggy stole the show with a parody of his 2000 smash “It Wasn’t Me” as Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis fought over Cheetos.Super Bowl highlights: Bucs celebrate championship, Tom Brady wins MVP|Des Bieler, Mark Maske, Chuck Culpepper|February 8, 2021|Washington Post
Jonathan’s win, along with his song parody at the end of the column, give him a total of 85 blots of Invite ink.Style Conversational Week 1420: Back to the vocal point|Pat Myers|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
The pitch for “Godfall” sounds like a parody of what a “truly objective” game review might sound like.‘Godfall’ impressions: A solid, sometimes boring adventure|Gene Park|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
The Frye siblings felt like a parody of modern-day AAA protagonists.
For instance, Sesame Street parodied grown-up shows 30 Rock, Mad Men, and Downton Abbey.
[Laughs] Were you ever confronted by any of the people you parodied on Entourage?Adrian Grenier Talks the Economy, the ‘Entourage’ Movie, and the HBO Series’ Alleged ‘Misogyny’|Marlow Stern|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The move was even parodied on a recent episode of the HBO series Silicon Valley.
That was the insanity, precisely, that “Strangelove” parodied, and nobody wants that world to come back.Obama’s Nuclear Summit Aimed to Stop Terrorists. Now Putin’s the Issue.|Christopher Dickey, Jamie Dettmer, Nadette De Visser|March 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Until then, studios had never so blatantly parodied mainstream sitcoms.The Art of Smutty Spoofs: Porn Parodies Aren’t a Joke Anymore|Aurora Snow|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Humanity is parodied by a female monster holding up the heart of a martyr to the new religion.Rowlandson the Caricaturist. First Volume|Joseph Grego
In "Editor Lynge" he parodied the vaunted power of the press.Knut Hamsun|Hanna Astrup Larsen
He seems, I may remark, to have had a special affinity for Browning, whom he parodied in a way which really implied admiration.The Life of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, Bart., K.C.S.I.|Sir Leslie Stephen
Many of the melodies Hudson parodied very happily, and with considerable tact and taste.Old and New London|Walter Thornbury
A well-known historical scene is parodied as follows: Henry IV.John Leech, His Life and Work. Vol. 1|William Powell Frith
British Dictionary definitions for parody
noun plural -dies
verb -dies, -dying or -died
Derived forms of parodyparodic (pəˈrɒdɪk) or parodical, adjectiveparodist, noun
Word Origin for parody
Cultural definitions for parody
In art, music, or literature, a satire that mimics the style of its object.