Meaning of “farce” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /fɑːs/
SITUATION [ no plural ]

a serious event or situation that becomes ridiculous because it is so badly organized:

The meeting was a complete farce.
PLAY [ C ]

a funny play in which a lot of silly things happen

farcical adjective us uk /ˈfɑːsɪkəl/

like a farce

(Definition of “farce” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)