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Farcical, adj.

Pronunciation: ˈfärsək(ə)l

Meaning: When something is described as farcical, it is being associated with being a farce, especially due to its ridiculous aspects or its absurd properties.


  • The presentation was so odd and disjointed that it bordered on the farcical.
  • His account of what happened revealed that he was dealing with a farcical tangle of events.
  • The latter segment of the training video became a bit farcical as everything descended into an absurd mayhem and chaotic shenanigans that bordered on slapstick.

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