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noun dra·me·dy \ˈdrä-mə-dē, ˈdra-\

Definition of dramedy

  1. :  a comedy (as a film or television show) having dramatic moments

Origin and Etymology of dramedy

blend of drama and comedy

First Known Use: 1978

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