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farcical

[ fahr-si-kuhl ]
/ ˈfɑr sɪ kəl /
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adjective

pertaining to or of the nature of farce.
resembling farce; ludicrous; absurd.

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Origin of farcical

First recorded in 1710–20; farce + -ical

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British Dictionary definitions for farcical

farcical
/ (ˈfɑːsɪkəl) /

adjective

ludicrous; absurd
of or relating to farce

Derived forms of farcical

farcicality or farcicalness, nounfarcically, adverb
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