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farceur

noun

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a person (as a writer) noted for or specializing in humor
  • a knockabout comedy that was performed by a trio of accomplished farceurs

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“Farceur.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/farceur. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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