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noun [C] (SITUATION)    /fɑːs/ US  /fɑːrs/ disapproving
a situation that is very badly organized or unfair: No one had prepared anything so the meeting was a bit of a farce.Situations and circumstances farcical     /ˈfɑː.sɪ.kəl/ US  /ˈfɑːr-/ adjective disapproving The whole situation has become farcical.Stupid and sillyOf unsound mind farcically     /ˈfɑː.sɪ.kəl.i/ US  /ˈfɑːr-/ adverb disapproving
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