What is another word for burlesque?

504 synonyms found


[ b_ɜː_l_ˈɛ_s_k], [ bɜːlˈɛsk], [ bɜːlˈɛsk]

Synonyms for Burlesque:

dramatic (adjective) exaggerated (adjective) drama (noun) exaggeration (noun) imitation (noun) misrepresentation (noun) dramatize (verb) ridicule (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Burlesque:

  1. desk;
  2. grotesque;
  3. romanesque, kafkaesque, statuesque;

Quotes for Burlesque:

  1. The silent film has a lot of meanings. The first part of the film is comic. It represents the burlesque feel of those silent films. But I think that the second part of the film is full of tenderness and emotion. Pedro Almodovar.
  2. I was performing in this burlesque group, and we would go to dance rehearsals every day. You'd use every part of your body. Even though some of it is slow, it takes a lot of muscle to be able to dip down and come back up. Carmen Electra.
  3. I've had 79 to 80 years of show business. I started when I was 5 with a man called Tom Mix. I didn't have time to go to school because I was in silent movies, I was in radio, I was in burlesque I worked with the circus. I'm all show business! George Sidney.