seriocomedy

noun
se·rio·comedy | \¦sirē(ˌ)ō+\

Definition of seriocomedy 

: a comedy with serious elements or overtones : tragicomedy

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First Known Use of seriocomedy

1808, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for seriocomedy

serio- + comedy

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