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farse

Definition of farse

  1. obsolete variant of farce

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farse

noun \ˈfärs\

Definition of farse

plural

-s

  1. :  an interpolation (as an explanatory phrase) inserted in a liturgical formula; usually :  an addition or paraphrase, often in the vulgar language, formerly permitted in the sung portions of the Mass

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Origin and Etymology of farse

Medieval Latin farsa, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin farsa forcemeat — more at farce


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farse

transitive verb \"\

Definition of farse

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. :  to amplify (a liturgical formula) by interpolation :  insert a farse in; also :  to interpolate (a farse)

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