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lampoon (n.)

"A personal satire; abuse; censure written not to reform but to vex" [Johnson], 1640s, from French lampon (17c.), a word of unknown origin, said by French etymologists to be from lampons "let us drink," which is said to have been a popular refrain for scurrilous songs, in which case it would be originally a drinking song. French lampons is from lamper "to drink, guzzle," a nasalized form of laper "to lap," from a Germanic source akin to lap (v.). Also see -oon.

lampoon (v.)

1650s, from lampoon (n.), or else from French lamponner, from the French noun. Related: Lampooned; lampooning.

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Definitions of lampoon from WordNet
1
lampoon (v.)
ridicule with satire;
Synonyms: satirize / satirise
2
lampoon (n.)
a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way;
Synonyms: parody / spoof / sendup / send-up / mockery / takeoff / burlesque / travesty / pasquinade / put-on
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