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NOUN (3)

1. a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way;
[syn: parody, lampoon, spoof, sendup, mockery, takeoff, burlesque, travesty, charade, pasquinade, put-on]

2. something intended to deceive; deliberate trickery intended to gain an advantage;
[syn: fraud, fraudulence, dupery, hoax, humbug, put-on]

3. a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement;
[syn: antic, joke, prank, trick, caper, put-on]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

put-on n 1: a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way [syn: parody, lampoon, spoof, sendup, mockery, takeoff, burlesque, travesty, charade, pasquinade, put-on] 2: something intended to deceive; deliberate trickery intended to gain an advantage [syn: fraud, fraudulence, dupery, hoax, humbug, put-on] 3: a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement [syn: antic, joke, prank, trick, caper, put-on]