takeoff
1. [ noun ] a departure; especially of airplanes
Related terms: departure depart
2. [ noun ] the initial ascent of an airplane as it becomes airborne
Related terms: rise depart
3. [ noun ] a composition that imitates somebody's style in a humorous way
Synonyms: parody sendup charade mockery burlesque travesty spoof pasquinade put-on lampoon
Related terms: caricature satirize spoof
4. [ noun ] (theater) humorous or satirical mimicry
Synonyms: mockery parody
Related terms: apery take_off
Similar spelling:   take_off