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It’s sometimes easy to forget that the leaders who guide this country through its toughest moments aren’t steely caricatures.
The author’s account is too much of a caricature to serve as a guide to a complex and contradictory personality.
Part of the Viking image today is a caricature of masculinity—the long-haired warrior still incorporated into the logos or advertising for products appealing to a supposed ideal of manly behavior.
Nor did Ethel know that that caricature had been the cause of the black eye that Harry had brought home last summer.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
His look of consternation was exaggerated into a most comical caricature, in order to hide how much of it was real.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
A caricature grotesque and impish, and yet one that no human being could mistake—a caricature by the hand of a master!
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
The uncle was always horrible; he was one of the very ugliest of Spaniards; he was a brutal caricature of the national type.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
I have made it a caricature of a superhuman ass I know—Tomlinson—who thinks he can decorate.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
For instance, in 1621 he published a caricature picture, entitled ‘Spayne and Rome Defeated.’
EAST ANGLIAJ. EWING RITCHIE
You feel its beauty and sublimity, and if you attempt to give words to your feeling you produce a caricature.

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