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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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Get in Write: View, Record, One Quay, Glasgow They should rename this farce the European Cup because it is not a league of champions.
That's followed by Michael Frayn's delicious backstage farce "Noises Off" (Jan.
Now that is a farce, a Whitehall farce perhaps more properly since Brexit is driven by the European Research Group close to government.
'The national elections at the end of July, without the participation of the major opposition [CNRP], [will] be a farce,' he said.
10 ( ANI ): The Congress on Tuesday described the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision to observe a day-long fast against the disruption in Parliament as 'farce'.
Informed and informative, thoughtful and thought-provoking, exceptionally well written, organized and presented, "Trump in the White House: Tragedy and Farce" is unreservedly recommended reading for every citizen and should be a part of every community and academic library Contemporary Political Science collection in general, and Donald Trump supplemental studies reading list in particular.
Ayckbourn's own short synopsis of Bedroom Farce describes it as: "A highly-strung couple wreak havoc in the bedrooms of three other couples during a single night." It focuses initially on the marital troubles of one couple, Trevor and Susannah, but dissatisfaction soon spreads like an infection to those around them.
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 .' 'They opposed an amendment to the election law, simply to allow NS [Nawaz Sharif] to remain as head of PML-N despite being disqualified from membership of parliament under the Constitution,' the PTI chief wrote.
PPP chairman expressed his views on Twitter and wrote, 'What a farce #Karachi politics has been for the past few days.
A quick trawl on the internet for the definition of farce brings up "a comic dramatic piece that uses highly improbable situations, stereotyped characters, extravagant exaggeration".
I know the word farce from both theater and cooking, and wonder if there is a connection?
The star will be joined by Brian, 26, and 31-year-old Domhnall in The Walworth Farce at the Olympia in January.
The commander of the rebel Free Syrian Army urged Syrians to boycott presidential election, calling it a "farce" run by a "criminal" regime.
We must stop this farce THANKFULLY Simon McNeil is all right after being bundled over during the Grand National false start - we were very worried about him, especially as he rode for us a while back.
The farce is one of the earlier works of British playwright Alan Bennett, who is perhaps best known for "The History of Boys'' and "The Madness of George III,'' which he later adapted for the screen as "The Madness of King George.'' That play earned Bennett an Academy Award nomination for Best Screenplay.