farcical synonym, farcical definition | Thesaurus

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images


absurd, amusing, comic, custard-pie, derisory, diverting, droll, funny, laughable, ludicrous, nonsensical, preposterous, ridiculous, risible, slapstick  
English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  


If you describe a situation or event as farcical, you mean that it is so silly or extreme that you are unable to take it seriously.      adj  
...a farcical nine months' jail sentence imposed yesterday on a killer.     

Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary  

See also:

farce, facile, far, factual

Add your entry in the Collaborative Dictionary.

  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
"Collins Cobuild English Dictionary for Advanced Learners 4th edition published in 2003 © HarperCollins Publishers 1987, 1995, 2001, 2003 and Collins A-Z Thesaurus 1st edition first published in 1995 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995"