Meaning of mock-heroic
Pronunciation: (mok'hi-rō'ik), [key]
- imitating or burlesquing that which is heroic, as in manner, character, or action: mock-heroic dignity.
- of or pertaining to a form of satire in which trivial subjects, characters, and events are treated in the ceremonious manner and with the elevated language and elaborate devices characteristic of the heroic style.
- an imitation or burlesque of something heroic.