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farcical

[fahr-si-kuh l] /ˈfɑr sɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or of the nature of farce.
2.
resembling farce; ludicrous; absurd.
Origin of farcical
1710-1720
1710-20; farce + -ical
Related forms
farcicality, farcicalness, noun
farcically, adverb
nonfarcical, adjective
nonfarcically, adverb
nonfarcicalness, noun
nonfarcicality, noun
unfarcical, adjective
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farcical

/ˈfɑːsɪkəl/
adjective
1.
ludicrous; absurd
2.
of or relating to farce
Derived Forms
farcicality, farcicalness, noun
farcically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for farcical
adj.

1716, from farce + -ical. Related: Farcically.

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