musical comedy

noun

Examples of musical comedy in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And Christine is a musical comedy person, so there’s a lot of that. Mark Olsen, Los Angeles Times, 13 June 2024 The voice cast also includes Halle Berry, Greg Kinnear, Robin Williams, and Mel Brooks. Robots watch on max Smallfoot Year: 2018 Runtime: 1h 33m Director: Karey Kirkpatrick, Jason Reisig Channing Tatum wonderfully voices the lead character in this musical comedy. Brian Tallerico, Vulture, 3 June 2024 Per production company Screen Ireland, Nick has been in Dublin filming the new musical comedy, Power Ballad, also starring Paul Rudd, 55. Becca Longmire, Peoplemag, 17 May 2024 Wilson appeared in the hugely popular musical comedy franchise Pitch Perfect alongside Anna Kendrick and Brittany Snow. Catherine Santino, Peoplemag, 8 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for musical comedy 

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Word History

First Known Use

1765, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of musical comedy was in 1765

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“Musical comedy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/musical%20comedy. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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