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comic

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laughable, ludicrous, ridiculous, comic, comical mean provoking laughter or mirth. laughable applies to anything occasioning laughter.
    • laughable attempts at skating
ludicrous suggests absurdity that excites both laughter and scorn.
    • a thriller with a ludicrous plot
ridiculous suggests extreme absurdity, foolishness, or contemptibility.
    • a ridiculous display of anger
comic applies especially to what arouses thoughtful amusement.
    • a comic character
comical applies to what arouses spontaneous hilarity.
    • a comical hat

comic

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1 a person (as a writer) noted for or specializing in humor

  • a well-known TV comic
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2 a series of drawings that tell a story or part of a story

  • posted an especially funny comic by the watercooler
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3 the amusing quality or element in something

  • a celebrated humorist who, without fail, could find the comic in even the most mundane of situations
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