Part of speech:
The use of ridicule, sarcasm, irony, etc. to expose, attack, or deride vices, follies, etc.
An episode of such a program.
An implement made of two flat pieces of wood that slap together loudly when hit against something: sometimes used by clowns to strike others with loud, harmless slaps
A crude, distorted, or ridiculous representation (of something)
The writing, acting, or theoretical principles of this kind of drama
A type of comedy depicting and satirizing the manners and customs of fashionable society
The definition of a farce is something that is intended to be seen as ridiculous, particularly a comedy based on an unlikely situation.
Comedy of a sophisticated and witty nature, often satirizing genteel society.
A comedy that gets its effect mainly from action and situation, as burlesque, farce, slapstick, and horseplay, rather than from witty dialogue and characterization
Something humorous, funny or comical.
A jocose action or remark
Alert, practical intelligence; good sense
A variety show characterized by broad ribald comedy, dancing, and striptease.
The art or profession of writing, acting in, or producing plays
Amusing or intended to be amusing; humorous; funny
(Obs.) Of or fit for comedy
Of or relating to farce.
Brightly coloured, especially in a pattern like that of a harlequin clown's clothes
Characterized by coarse humor or bold caricature.
Comic pranks; lively, mischievous antics; buffoonery
An amusing story.
a comic incident or series of incidents
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