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comic

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of comic

  1. 1 a person (as a writer) noted for or specializing in humor <a well-known TV comic> Synonyms card, comedian, humorist, droll, farceur, funnyman, gagger, gagman, gagster, jester, joker, jokester, wag, witRelated Words comedienne, entertainer; banterer, cutup, kidder, knockabout, practical joker, prankster, quipper, quipster, teaser, wisecracker; buffoon, clown, fool, harlequin, zany; caricaturist, lampooner, parodist, satirist

  2. 2 a series of drawings that tell a story or part of a story <posted an especially funny comic by the watercooler> Synonyms cartoon, comic strip, funny, stripRelated Words comic book, funny paper(s), graphic novel; animated cartoon, animation; caricature

  3. 3 the amusing quality or element in something <a celebrated humorist who, without fail, could find the comic in even the most mundane of situations> Synonyms comedy, humor, comicality, drollery, drollness, funniness, hilariousness, humorousness, richness, uproariousnessRelated Words amusement, enjoyment, fun, pleasure; absurdity, irony, laughableness, ludicrousness, ridiculousness; whimsicality, wittiness, wryness; burlesque, caricature, farce, jest, lampoon, parody, satire, slapstick, spoof, takeoff; jocularity, jokiness, playfulness, waggishnessNear Antonyms agony, anguish, dolor, grief, heartache, heartbreak, misery, sorrow, torment, torture, tribulation, woe; gravity, seriousness, soberness, solemnity, solemnness, sombernessAntonyms pathos




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