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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to farce.
  • adjective Resembling a farce; ludicrous.
  • adjective Ridiculously clumsy; absurd.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to or of the nature of a farce; droll; ludicrous; ridiculous; absurd.
  • Pertaining to farcy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Pertaining to farce; appropriated to farce; ludicrous; unnatural; unreal.
  • adjective Of or pertaining to the disease called farcy. See farcy, n.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective resembling a farce; ludicrous; absurd

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective broadly or extravagantly humorous; resembling farce

Etymologies

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From farce + -ic-al, after comical, etc.

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