Associations to the word «Caricature»


CARICATURE, noun. A pictorial representation of someone in which distinguishing features are exaggerated for comic effect.
CARICATURE, noun. A grotesque misrepresentation.
CARICATURE, verb. To represent someone in an exaggerated or distorted manner.

Dictionary definition

CARICATURE, noun. A representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect.
CARICATURE, verb. Represent in or produce a caricature of; "The drawing caricatured the President".

Wise words

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