burlesque - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/bɜː(r)ˈlesk/
present tense
I/you/we/theyburlesque
he/she/itburlesques
present participleburlesquing
past tenseburlesqued
past participleburlesqued
  1. to represent a serious subject in a silly way in order to make people laugh