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English Meaning(s) for 戯画

  1. caricature; cartoon; comics

Definition and Synonyms for 戯画

Caricature a representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect
Synonyms: ポンチ, カリカチュア, 戯画, 漫画, 真似, 真似る, ポンチ絵, 風刺画
Cartoon a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine
Synonyms: カートゥーン, 戯画, 戯絵, ポンチ絵

Meanings for each kanji in 戯画

frolic; play; sport Kanji Details »
brush-stroke; picture Kanji Details »

Categories 戯画 is a member of

Humour a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter
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Sample Sentences for 戯画

According to him, the president must not be turned into a caricature, the loss of authority and public order cannot be borne.

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