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farcical (adjective), more farcical, most farcical
1. Broadly, or extravagantly, humorous, ludicrous
2. Ridiculously clumsy; absurdly futile: Michael's failure to get up in time for school is more farcical than tragic.
3. Etymology: from Middle French farce, "stuffing", as used with fowls, "comic interlude in a mystery play"; from Latin farcire, "to stuff, to cram".
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