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Synonyms for farce

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. farce, farce comedy, travesty(noun)

    a comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations

    mockery, burlesque, parody, charade, spoof, lampoon, pasquinade, farce comedy, sendup, forcemeat, travesty, put-on, takeoff

  2. forcemeat, farce(verb)

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

    travesty, farce comedy, forcemeat

  3. farce, stuff(verb)

    fill with a stuffing while cooking

    "Have you stuffed the turkey yet?"

    stuff, gorge, glut, englut, pig out, thrust, scarf out, gourmandize, lug, satiate, block, overgorge, shove, squeeze, overindulge, engorge, binge, gormandize, ingurgitate, gormandise, overeat, choke up

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. farce(n.)

    burlesque, caricature, travesty, parody, after-piece, low comedy, ludicrous representation

  2. farce(n.)

    mere show, ridiculous pageantry, empty parade

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. farce(n)

    burlesque, travesty, caricature, sham, take-off

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    charade, prank, sham, travesty, stuffing, joke, mockery, masquerade, giggle, parody, comedy, trick, caricature

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How to use farce in a sentence?

  1. Mayor Angelyne Butler:

    However, let me be very clear, the allegations is [sic] an absolute, complete and utter farce.

  2. Dennis Riordan:

    I think the 10-1 vote indicates that it was a farce, the greatest impact is the damage it undid. We had a panel opinion that said if you're asked a question on page 78 and you digress before you answer it directly on page 81, you're a federal felon.

  3. Claude Arnold:

    Hollywood may portray marriage fraud as a romantic farce, but it’s a serious crime with serious implications, schemes like this not only undermine the integrity of our nation’s legal immigration system, they pose a security vulnerability and potentially rob deserving immigrants of benefits they rightfully deserve.

  4. James Madison:

    A popular government without popular information or the means of acquiring it, is but a Prologue to Farce, or a Tragedy, or perhaps both. Knowledge will forever govern ignorance. and a people who mean to be their own Governors, must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.

  5. Lucille Roybal-Allard:

    Border Patrol agents are already overwhelmed in trying to perform Border Patrol agents own duties, this program will turn the credible fear screening process into an absolute farce.

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