Parody and Travesty


Show Definitions
Parody noun – A work that imitates and exaggerates another work for comic effect.
Usage example: the musical is a parody of every biblical epic ever made

Travesty is a synonym for parody in respect topic. In some cases you can use "Travesty" instead the word "Parody" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like same, take off, imitation, satirize. popular alternative
Nearby Words: parodied, parodist, parodying
Synonyms for Parody


Show Definitions
Travesty noun – A poor, insincere, or insulting imitation of something.
Usage example: rigged from the start, his trial was a travesty of justice

Parody is a synonym for travesty in respect topic. You can use "Parody" instead the word "Travesty" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as caricature, same, misrepresent, ridicule. popular alternative
Nearby Words: travestied, travestying
Synonyms for Travesty

How words are described

original original parody original travesty
Cite this Source
Travesty and Parody. (2016). Retrieved 2020, March 30, from
Parody & Travesty. N.p., 2016. Web. 30 Mar. 2020. <>.
Travesty or Parody. 2016. Accessed March 30, 2020.

Synonyms for parody
Share this picture

Synonyms for travesty
Share this picture

Google Ngram Viewer shows how "parody" and "travesty" have occurred on timeline: