the comics

plural noun

: the comic strips in a newspaper : the part of a newspaper that has comic strips
Did you read the comics today?

Examples of the comics in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Guston left no record beyond the comics themselves. Walker Mimms, New York Times, 4 June 2024 Known in the comics by her real name Alison Blaire, Dazzler is a mutant who can convert sound vibrations into various forms of light, like lasers, strobes, blasts holograms and more. Athena Sobhan, Peoplemag, 21 May 2024 The attack itself is actually pretty brief, which added to the tragedy in the comics. Adam B. Vary, Variety, 18 May 2024 The company is known for its television series, including The Walking Dead and Invincible, adapted from the comics by Skybound founder Kirkman. Borys Kit, The Hollywood Reporter, 16 Apr. 2024 This ambition wasn’t lost on the comics Sunday night. Travis M. Andrews, Washington Post, 25 Mar. 2024 In the comics, Delilah is an assassin who grapples with Spider-Man a few times., 27 Oct. 2023 In the comics, Ezekiel underwent a ritual that gave him a Spider-Totem, which grants a person similar powers to that of Spider-Man., 15 Nov. 2023 In an industry now defined by Hollywood, the news of a re-release of comics featuring match-ups between the companies’ stars sent waves of curiosity, nostalgia and hopes for more throughout the comics industry. John Towfighi, CNN, 1 Mar. 2024

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“The comics.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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