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Farce vs. Mobile

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Farcenoun

(uncountable) A style of humor marked by broad improbabilities with little regard to regularity or method.

Mobileadjective

Capable of being moved, especially on wheels.

‘a mobile home’;

Farcenoun

(countable) A motion picture or play featuring this style of humor.

‘The farce that we saw last night had us laughing and shaking our heads at the same time.’;

Mobileadjective

By agency of mobile phones.

‘mobile internet’;

Farcenoun

(uncountable) A situation abounding with ludicrous incidents.

‘The first month of labor negotiations was a farce.’;

Mobileadjective

Characterized by an extreme degree of fluidity; moving or flowing with great freedom.

‘Mercury is a mobile liquid.’;

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Farcenoun

(uncountable) A ridiculous or empty show.

‘The political arena is a mere farce, with all sorts of fools trying to grab power.’;

Mobileadjective

Easily moved in feeling, purpose, or direction; excitable; changeable; fickle.

Farceverb

To stuff with forcemeat.

Mobileadjective

Changing in appearance and expression under the influence of the mind.

‘mobile features’;

Farceverb

(figurative) To fill full; to stuff.

Mobileadjective

(biology) Capable of being moved, aroused, or excited; capable of spontaneous movement.

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Farceverb

(obsolete) To make fat.

Mobilenoun

(arts) A kinetic sculpture or decorative arrangement made of items hanging so that they can move independently from each other.

Farceverb

(obsolete) To swell out; to render pompous.

Mobilenoun

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Farceverb

To stuff with forcemeat; hence, to fill with mingled ingredients; to fill full; to stuff.

‘The first principles of religion should not be farced with school points and private tenets.’; ‘His tippet was aye farsed full of knives.’;

Mobilenoun

The internet accessed via mobile devices.

‘there are many business opportunities in mobile’;

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Farceverb

To render fat.

‘If thou wouldst farce thy lean ribs.’;

Mobilenoun

Something that can move.

Farceverb

To swell out; to render pompous.

‘Farcing his letter with fustian.’;

Mobileadjective

Capable of being moved; not fixed in place or condition; movable.

Farcenoun

Stuffing, or mixture of viands, like that used on dressing a fowl; forcemeat.

Mobileadjective

Characterized by an extreme degree of fluidity; moving or flowing with great freedom; as, benzine and mercury are mobile liquids; - opposed to viscous, viscoidal, or oily.

Farcenoun

A low style of comedy; a dramatic composition marked by low humor, generally written with little regard to regularity or method, and abounding with ludicrous incidents and expressions.

‘Farce is that in poetry which "grotesque" is in a picture: the persons and action of a farce are all unnatural, and the manners false.’;

Mobileadjective

Easily moved in feeling, purpose, or direction; excitable; changeable; fickle.

‘The quick and mobile curiosity of her disposition.’;

Farcenoun

Ridiculous or empty show; as, a mere farce.

Mobileadjective

Changing in appearance and expression under the influence of the mind; as, mobile features.

Farcenoun

a comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations

Mobileadjective

Capable of being moved, aroused, or excited; capable of spontaneous movement.

Farcenoun

mixture of ground raw chicken and mushrooms with pistachios and truffles and onions and parsley and lots of butter and bound with eggs

Mobileadjective

Capable of moving readily, or moving frequenty from place to place; as, a mobile work force.

Farce

Farce is a comedy that seeks to entertain the audience through situations that are highly exaggerated, extravagant, ridiculous, absurd, and improbable. Farce is also characterized by heavy use of physical humor; the use of deliberate absurdity or nonsense; satire, parody, and mockery of real-life situations, people, events, and interactions; unlikely and humorous instances of miscommunication; ludicrous, improbable, and exaggerated characters; and broadly stylized performances.

Mobileadjective

Having motor vehicles to permit movement from place to place; as, a mobile library; a mobile hospital.

Mobilenoun

The mob; the populace.

Mobilenoun

a form of sculpture having several sheets or rods of a stiff material attached to each other by thin wire or twine in a balanced and artfully arranged tree configuration, with the topmost member suspended in air from a support so that the parts may move independently when set in motion by a current of air.

Mobilenoun

a river in southwestern Alabama; flows into Mobile Bay

Mobilenoun

a port in southwestern Alabama on Mobile Bay

Mobilenoun

sculpture suspended in midair whose delicately balanced parts can be set in motion by air currents

Mobileadjective

moving or capable of moving readily (especially from place to place);

‘a mobile missile system’; ‘the tongue is...the most mobile articulator’;

Mobileadjective

(of groups of people) tending to travel and change settlements frequently;

‘a restless mobile society’; ‘the nomadic habits of the Bedouins’; ‘believed the profession of a peregrine typist would have a happy future’; ‘wandering tribes’;

Mobileadjective

having transportation available

Mobileadjective

capable of changing quickly from one state or condition to another;

‘a highly mobile face’;

Mobileadjective

affording change (especially in social status);

‘Britain is not a truly fluid society’; ‘upwardly mobile’;

Mobileadjective

able to move or be moved freely or easily

‘he has a weight problem and is not very mobile’; ‘highly mobile international capital’;

Mobileadjective

(of the face or its features) indicating feelings with fluid and expressive movements

‘her mobile features worked overtime to register shock and disapproval’;

Mobileadjective

(of a shop, library, or other service) accommodated in a vehicle so as to travel around and serve various places

‘a mobile library visits once a fortnight’; ‘a cup of tea from the mobile canteen’;

Mobileadjective

(of a military or police unit) equipped and prepared to move quickly to any place it is needed

‘at first the regiment's role was to act as a mobile reserve’;

Mobileadjective

relating to mobile phones, handheld computers, and similar technology

‘a mobile device’; ‘the next generation of mobile networks’;

Mobileadjective

able or willing to move easily or freely between occupations, places of residence, or social classes

‘an increasingly mobile society’;

Mobilenoun

an industrial city and port on the coast of southern Alabama; population 191,022 (est. 2008).

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