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ADJECTIVE (1)

1. broadly or extravagantly humorous; resembling farce;
- Example: "the wild farcical exuberance of a clown"
- Example: "ludicrous green hair"
[syn: farcical, ludicrous, ridiculous]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Farcical \Far"ci*cal\, a. Of or pertaining to the disease called farcy. See Farcy, n. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Farcical \Far"ci*cal\, a. Pertaining to farce; appropriated to farce; ludicrous; unnatural; unreal. [1913 Webster] They deny the characters to be farcical, because they are ??tually in in nature. --Gay. -- Far"ci*cal*ly, adv. -Far"ci*cal*ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

farcical adj 1: broadly or extravagantly humorous; resembling farce; "the wild farcical exuberance of a clown"; "ludicrous green hair" [syn: farcical, ludicrous, ridiculous]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

30 Moby Thesaurus words for "farcical": absurd, amusing, broad, burlesque, camp, campy, caricatural, comic, comical, doggerel, droll, extravagant, foolish, funny, humorous, laughable, light, ludicrous, macaronic, mock-heroic, nonsensical, outrageous, parodic, preposterous, ridiculous, risible, satiric, silly, slapstick, tragicomic