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Meaning of lampoon

lam•poon

Pronunciation: (lam-pn'), [key]
— n.
  1. a sharp, often virulent satire directed against an individual or institution; a work of literature, art, or the like, ridiculing severely the character or behavior of a person, society, etc.
—v.t.
  1. to mock or ridicule in a lampoon: to lampoon important leaders in the government.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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