The definition of a parody is an imitation of something, particularly literature or a film, that is meant to make fun of it.(noun)
An example of parody is the film Scary Movie.
See parody in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. parodies
Origin: Fr parodie < L parodia < Gr parōidia, burlesque song < para-, beside (see para-) + ōidē, song (see ode)
See parody in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. par·o·dies
Origin: Latin parōdia
Origin: , from Greek parōidiā
Origin: : para-, subsidiary to; see para-1
Origin: + aoidē, ōidē, song; see wed-2 in Indo-European roots.
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