farce


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Synonyms for farce

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a false, derisive, or impudent imitation of something

Synonyms for farce

a comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations

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mixture of ground raw chicken and mushrooms with pistachios and truffles and onions and parsley and lots of butter and bound with eggs

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fill with a stuffing while cooking

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Feydeau's farces are masterpieces of improbable contrivance, usually dependent on far-fetched cases of mistaken identity.
Farce is a somewhat outdated genre, but it is enjoying a revival.
As John says: "People look at the title and think they are going to get a traditional farce, but it's far from it.
Its a farce, a typical British farce, except its atypical because its highly self-aware," said Rob Reinalda, Wheaton Dramas marketing head.
In messages posted on the social media, Khan stated: 'Today all PML-N members of the NA should hang their heads in shame for making a farce out of our democracy .
A farce only works if you can get a sense of the plot even if it deviates from the original piece, quite insanely, along the way.
When farce first appeared in English, its connection was with cooking, not comedy.
Detective Constable Helen King said: "What went from an armed robbery quickly turned into a farce.
The jockeys owe racing a big apology for turning the start of the Grand National into a farce again.
It's about a group of awful actors trying to stage an old-school sex farce, except they all hate one another, and the set keeps falling to bits, so it's really a farce about people failing miserably to put on a farce
It is a little-known fact that medieval French farce played a major role in the making of modern drama.
The new comedy farce by TV actors Roger Leach and Colin Wakefield is set in the honeymoon suite of a Birmingham hotel where a conference for lawyers is taking place.
I argued that the biggest responsibility for the continuation of this farce belonged to the United Nations which insists on devoting time and effort on the problem despite knowing that the last thing we are interested in is a settlement.
To call a friendly match that was arranged long ago a farewell match is a farce in my opinion.
He closes with an examination of Rabelais' later, less hopeful, writings, showing that an element of farce remained to the end.