But really, these heroes of hilarity past put the oof in “spoof.”
The FBI also has sought to spoof criminal websites to lure would-be criminals online.
For a brief period, a Facebook spoof page showed Monti as a vampire sucking the life out of Italians.
The gently mocked iPhone commercial featuring Zooey Deschanel quizzing Siri spawned a wildly popular Twitter spoof.
RuPaul plays a guidance counselor tasked with helping self-loathing Jan rebuild her self-confidence in the Brady Bunch spoof film.
Soon the fire could be discerned on that part of spoof's farm where he was engaged in putting up hay.
But I thought it was just one of these bloomin' spoof entrainments.
spoof was healthy and strong and his engines were functioning properly.
He thought I was going to rag him about the spoof he'd played off on the nurse.
Jean isn't putting you and spoof under the magnifying glass, so to speak, and studying out which is the more decent chap.
"hoax, deception," 1884, spouf, name of a game invented by British comedian Arthur Roberts (1852-1933); sense of "a parody, satirical skit or play" is first recorded 1958, from verb in this sense, attested from 1914.