Translation of "farce" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /fɑːs/ us /fɑːrs/

[ no plural ] the style of writing or acting in this type of play

The play suddenly changes from farce to tragedy.

disapproving a situation that is very badly organized or unfair

No one had prepared anything so the meeting was a bit of a farce.
farcical adjective uk /ˈfɑː.sɪ.kəl/ us /ˈfɑːr-/ disapproving

ridículo, absurdo
The whole situation has become farcical.
farcically adverb uk /ˈfɑː.sɪ.kəl.i/ us /ˈfɑːr-/ disapproving

(Translation of “farce” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /faːs/

a (kind of) comic play in which both the characters and the events shown are improbable and ridiculous

The play is a classic farce.

any funny or stupid situation in real life

The meeting was an absolute farce.
farcical /ˈfaːsikəl/ adjective

completely ridiculous, and therefore usually humorous

absurdo, ridículo
The whole idea was farcical.

(Translation of “farce” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)