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travesty




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travesty
     1. n. An absurd or grotesque misrepresentation.
     2. n. A parody or stylistic imitation.
     3. n. (pejorative) A grossly inferior imitation.
           A battlefield trial is a travesty of justice.
     4. n. An appalling version of something.
     5. v. To make a travesty of; to parody.

Example Sentences

Anything less would be a travesty

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