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English definition of “farce”

farce

noun
 
 
/fɑːs/
SITUATION [no plural] a serious event or situation that becomes ridiculous because it is so badly organized: The meeting was a complete farce.Useless and futileSituations and circumstances
PLAY [C] a funny play in which a lot of silly things happenTypes of film, play, book etc.Humour and humorous
farcical
 
 
/ˈfɑːsɪkəl/ adjective
like a farceStupid and sillyOf unsound mind
(Definition of farce from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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