like, or in the style of, Samuel Butler's Hudibras, a mock-heroic satirical poem (1663-78) in iambic-tetrameter and rhyming couplets, ridiculing the Puritans
Of or relating to a style of satirical or mock-heroic verse composed in rhymed iambic tetrameter couplets.
Origin of HudibrasticAfter Hudibras a satiric epic by Samuel Butler
(comparative more hudibrastic, superlative most hudibrastic)
- Alternative spelling of Hudibrastic.