Definition of Burlesquing

1. Verb. (present participle of burlesque) ¹



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Definition of Burlesquing

1. burlesque [v] - See also: burlesque

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Burlesquing

burlap
burlap bag
burlaps
burlaw
burled
burler
burlers
burlesk
burlesks
burlesque
burlesqued
burlesquely
burlesquer
burlesquers
burlesques
burlesquing (current term)
burletta
burlettas
burley
burleycue
burleys
burlier
burliest
burlily
burlin'
burliness
burlinesses
burling
burls
burlwood

Literary usage of Burlesquing

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1. The Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley in Verse and Prose, Now First Brought by John Todhunter, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Harry Buxton Forman (1880)
"I agree with Mr. Rossetti in thinking that the traces of this process of burlesquing are not at all obvious. The poems, with one exception, do not strike me ..."

2. Some Account of the English Stage: From the Restoration in 1660 to 1830 by John Genest (1832)
"No Sir, I have too great an honour for Shakspeare to think of burlesquing him ; and to be sure of not burlesquing him, I will never attempt to alter him, ..."

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