comedic

adjective co·me·dic \ kə-ˈmē-dik \
Updated on: 20 Apr 2018

Definition of comedic

1 : of or relating to comedy
2 : comical 2

comedically

play \kə-ˈmē-di-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of comedic in a Sentence

  1. She has a lot of comedic talent.

  2. a drama with comedic elements

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First Known Use of comedic

1639

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of comedic for English Language Learners

  • : of, relating to, or like a comedy



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