burlesque

US [bɜrˈlesk]
UK [bɜː(r)ˈlesk]
  • adj.滑稽的;戏谑的
  • n.滑稽讽刺表演(或作品);滑稽娱乐(曾经风靡美国,常伴有脱衣舞)
  • v.(以夸张的模仿手法)讥笑;使滑稽化
  • Web滑稽表演;滑稽戏;舞娘俱乐部
Plural Form:burlesques  Present Participle:burlesquing  Past Tense:burlesqued  
Burlesque
n.
1.
[c]
滑稽讽刺表演(或作品)a performance or piece of writing which tries to make sth look ridiculous by representing it in a humorous way
a burlesque of literary life
对文学生活的戏谑
2.
[u]
滑稽娱乐(曾经风靡美国,常伴有脱衣舞)a type of entertainment, popular in the past in the US, involving humorous acts, singing, dancing, etc. and often including striptease

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