comedy of situation

Definition of comedy of situation

: comedy in which the comic effect depends chiefly upon the involvement of the main characters in a predicament or ludicrous complex of circumstances — compare comedy of character

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“Comedy of situation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/comedy%20of%20situation. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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