n.1.An imitation, especially in the way of caricature; - used with of or on; as, the comedian did a hilarious takeoff on the president.
2.The spot at which one takes off; specif., the place from which a jumper rises in leaping.
3.The beginning of a leap from a surface or a flight into the air, especially the process or event of an airplane leaving the ground and beginning its flight; as, the takeoff of flight CA123 was scheduled for 3:00 PM.
Noun1.takeoff - a departure; especially of airplanes
2.takeoff - the initial ascent of an airplane as it becomes airborne
3.Takeofftakeoff - a composition that imitates somebody's style in a humorous way
4.takeoff - humorous or satirical mimicry
Synonyms: parody, mockery
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