- The definition of farcical is a comedy act or a situation that is improbable or exaggerated to the point of being ridiculous.
An example of something that is farcical is sketch comedy on Saturday Night Live that over-emphasizes the unrealistic aspects of a soap opera in order to make people laugh.
farcical definition by Webster's New World
of, or having the nature of, a farce; absurd, ridiculous, etc.
farcical definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Of or relating to farce.
- a. Resembling a farce; ludicrous.b. Ridiculously clumsy; absurd.
- farˌci·calˈi·ty , farˈci·cal·ness noun
- farˈci·cal·ly adverb