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comedy

com·e·dy

comedy

 
 
pronunciation:
ka mih di
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part of speech: noun
inflections: comedies
definition 1: a light, amusing work of theater, film, or literature.
antonyms:
tragedy
definition 2: the branch of writing devoted to such work.
definition 3: the funny side of life or art.
antonyms:
gravity
definition 4: an amusing occurrence or situation, or an entertainment based on such.
antonyms:
drama
derivation: comedic (adj.)
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