Definitions for lampoonlæmˈpun
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a broad, often harsh satire directed against an individual or institution.
(v.t.)to ridicule in a lampoon.
Origin of lampoon:
1635–45; < F lampon
parody, lampoon, spoof, sendup, mockery, takeoff, burlesque, travesty, charade, pasquinade, put-on(verb)
a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way
satirize, satirise, lampoon(verb)
ridicule with satire
"The writer satirized the politician's proposal"
A written attack ridiculing a person, group, or institution.
A light, good-humored satire.
To satirize or poke fun at.
a personal satire in writing; usually, malicious and abusive censure written only to reproach and distress
to subject to abusive ridicule expressed in writing; to make the subject of a lampoon
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