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 (kăr′ĭ-kə-cho͝or′, -chər)
a. A representation, especially pictorial or literary, in which the subject's distinctive features or peculiarities are deliberately exaggerated to produce a comic or grotesque effect.
b. The art of creating such representations.
2. A grotesque imitation or misrepresentation: The trial was a caricature of justice.
tr.v. car·i·ca·tured, car·i·ca·tur·ing, car·i·ca·tures
To represent or imitate in an exaggerated, distorted manner.

[French, from Italian caricatura, from caricare, to load, exaggerate, from Late Latin carricāre, from Latin carrus, a Gallic type of wagon; see kers- in Indo-European roots.]

car′i·ca·tur′ist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.caricaturist - someone who parodies in an exaggerated manner
lampooner, parodist - mimics literary or musical style for comic effect
رَسّام كاريكاتير


[ˌkærɪkəˈtjʊərɪst] Ncaricaturista mf


nKarikaturist(in) m(f)


[ˌkærɪkəˈtjʊərɪst] ncaricaturista m/f


(ˈkӕrikətjuə) noun
a drawing or imitation (of someone or something) which is so exaggerated as to appear ridiculous. Caricatures of politicians appear in the newspapers every day.
ˈcaricaturist noun
a person who makes caricatures.
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Being greatly fond of Egypt, the caricaturist spoke about his inspirational icon Panati Istrati who is also a cartoonist fond of Egypt.
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