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Parallelism

syntactical construction that uses matching grammatical patterns to establish a relationship or the importance of two or more items.

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lampoon

(general verb) to publicly criticize.
(literary) speech or text criticizing someone in some way

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hyperbole

extreme exaggeration "im so tired i could eat Aayush"

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caricature

visual art or discriptive writing that deliberately exaggerates distinctive features or peculiarities of a subject for comic or absurd effect

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eulogy

a laudatory speech or written tribute