farceur


far·ceur

noun \fär-ˈsər\

Definition of FARCEUR

1
:  joker, wag
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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