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English noun: comedy

1. comedy (communication) light and humorous drama with a happy ending

Broader (hypernym)drama

Narrower (hyponym)black comedy, commedia dell'arte, dark comedy, farce, farce comedy, high comedy, low comedy, melodrama, seriocomedy, sitcom, situation comedy, slapstick, tragicomedy, travesty


2. comedy (communication) a comic incident or series of incidents

Synonymsclowning, drollery, funniness

Broader (hypernym)fun, play, sport

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