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farceur

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noun far·ceur \fär-ˈsər\

Definition of farceur

  1. 1 :  joker, wag

  2. 2 :  a writer or actor of farce



Examples of farceur

  1. <a knockabout comedy that was performed by a trio of accomplished farceurs>



Origin of farceur

French, from Middle French, from farcer to joke, from Old French, from farce


First Known Use: 1781


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