Definition of farceur in English:
1A writer of or performer in farces.
- Both proved themselves adept farceurs, savouring every idiotic situation and line of dialogue with gusto and panache.
- In other words, whereas Moliere is a farceur, Kleist is a Romantic.
- In either case, the juxtaposition of sly humour and high drama seems to mirror the gap between Stiller's two personas, as farceur and tragedian.
late 17th century: French, from obsolete farcer 'act farces'.
Definition of farceur in:
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