burlesque

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Pronunciation[change]

  • Hyphenation: bur‧lesque

Noun[change]

Singular
burlesque

Plural
burlesques

  1. (countable & uncountable) Burlesque is a kind of humorous theatrical entertainment. Exaggeration, and vulgar songs and dance may occur.
    Burlesque is a vulgar copy of the respectable world.