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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something ridiculous.

Usage examples (38)
  • The audience realized that the play was a farce after the second act.
  • The French word farce is derived from farcir, going back to the Latin farcire which meant "to stuff."
  • The AWB on Monday said it would refuse to take part in what it called the farce of the Tebbutt Commission.
  • Some call it farce, some like it the best of my comedies. for more
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