Pantagruelism

noun
Pan·​ta·​gru·​el·​ism | \ ˌpantəˈgrüəˌlizəm, pan‧ˈtagrüəˌl- \
plural -s

Definition of Pantagruelism

: buffoonery or coarse humor with a satirical or serious purpose : cynical humor

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History and Etymology for Pantagruelism

French pantagruélisme, from Pantagruel + French -isme -ism

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“Pantagruelism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pantagruelism. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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