Definitions For Travesty


  • A composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way
  • A comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations
  • Something that is shocking, upsetting, or ridiculous because it is not what it is supposed to be


  • Make a travesty of

Is Travesty a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Travesty is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Travesty in a Sentence

  • It is a travesty and a tragedy that so many people would be denied the right to vote.
  • The trial was a travesty of justice.
  • This comedy sketch mindlessly travesties the hard work of relief workers around the world

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