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FARCE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does farce mean? 

FARCE (noun)
  The noun FARCE has 2 senses:

1. a comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations
2. mixture of ground raw chicken and mushrooms with pistachios and truffles and onions and parsley and lots of butter and bound with eggs

  Familiarity information: FARCE used as a noun is rare.


FARCE (verb)
  The verb FARCE has 1 sense:

1. fill with a stuffing while cooking

  Familiarity information: FARCE used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FARCE (noun)


Sense 1farce [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

farce; farce comedy; travesty

Hypernyms ("farce" is a kind of...):

comedy (light and humorous drama with a happy ending)


Sense 2farce [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

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

Classified under:

Nouns denoting foods and drinks

Synonyms:

forcemeat; farce

Hypernyms ("farce" is a kind of...):

dressing; stuffing (a mixture of seasoned ingredients used to stuff meats and vegetables)


FARCE (verb)


Sense 1farce [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Fill with a stuffing while cooking

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Synonyms:

farce; stuff

Context example:

Have you stuffed the turkey yet?

Hypernyms (to "farce" is one way to...):

fill; fill up; make full (make full, also in a metaphorical sense)

Domain category:

cookery; cooking; preparation (the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s something PP
Somebody ----s something with something


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