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

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: farceuse
Previous Word in the Dictionary: farcer
All Words Near: farceur

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up farceur? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More