Significado de “comedy” - Diccionario inglés

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comedynoun

uk /ˈkɒm.ə.di/ us /ˈkɑː.mə.di/

B1 [ C ] a (type of) film, play, or book that is intentionally funny either in its characters or its action:

His latest movie is described as a "romantic comedy".
I prefer Shakespeare's comedies to his tragedies.

[ U ] the humorous part of a situation:

The vicar's forgetting his lines in the middle of the speech provided some good comedy.
comedy of manners

a type of comedy in which the social behaviour of a particular group of people is made to appear silly

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(Definición de comedy de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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comedynoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈkɑm·ə·di/

a movie, play, or book that is intentionally amusing either in its characters or its action:

[ C ] A lot of Shakespeare’s plays are comedies.

Comedy is also the amusing part of a situation:

[ U ] When John forgot his lines in the middle of the speech it provided some good comedy.

(Definición de comedy de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)