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farce

farce

 
 
pronunciation:
fars
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a comedy that depends for its humor on quick and surprising turns of events and on exaggerated characters and situations, or the type of humor characteristic of such a play.
definition 2: anything improbable, absurd, or empty of meaning; mockery; sham.
With just one candidate, the election was a farce.
similar words:
mockery