a writer of parodies, especially of a literary subject, work, or style.
- self-par·o·dist, noun
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How to use parodist in a sentence
But Byrne himself is the parodist, and he commands the stage by his hollow-eyed, frosty verve.The Stacks: Pauline Kael's Talking Heads Obsession | Pauline Kael | November 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The parodist who wrote the following newspaper quatrain was no enemy of the automobile in spite of his cynicism.The Automobilist Abroad | M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
English serious opera has not often fallen a prey to the untender mercies of the parodist.A Book of Burlesque | Willam Davenport Adams
Self-control and self-restraint are also needed; a parodist may go to the very edge, but he must not fall over.A Parody Anthology | Carolyn Wells
He first made his mark as a parodist and a writer of humorous Latin verse.
A 'parodist's Apology,' added in the later edition of the Lapsus.The Life of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, Bart., K.C.S.I. | Sir Leslie Stephen