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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A drawing of a person or thing that exaggerates certain features for comical effect.

Usage examples (33)
  • The street artist drew a caricature of the famous actor.
  • Ah, dualism; that left-brain/right-brain caricature is a pernicious one, isn't it?
  • It often happens that a "caricature" is as accurate as a photograph.
  • Certainly, the caricature is a supression of freedom, in the name of protecting it. for more
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