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caricature
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

2 uses
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Definition
a representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect
  • He began to mazurka in swift caricature across the floor on sliding feet past the fireplace to J. J. O'Molloy who placed the tissues in his receiving hands.
    Episode 7 — Aeolus (41% in)
  • Cissy came up along the strand with the two twins and their ball with her hat anyhow on her to one side after her run and she did look a streel tugging the two kids along with the flimsy blouse she bought only a fortnight before like a rag on her back and a bit of her petticoat hanging like a caricature.
    Episode 13 — Nausicca (38% in)

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