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What does the word comic mean? Find synonyms, antonyms and the meaning of the word comic in our free online dictionary! Find words starting with comic and anagrams of comic.
Definitions of "comic"
- Characteristic of or having to do with comedy. adjective
- Of or relating to comic strips. adjective
- Amusing; humorous: a comic situation involving the family's pets. adjective
- A comedian. noun
- A person whose behavior elicits laughter. noun
- Comic strips. noun
- A comic book. noun
- A source of humor in art or life. noun
- being funny adjective
- related to comedy adjective
- A comedian noun
- A cartoon story, a graphic novel noun
- A children's newspaper noun
- Relating to comedy, as distinct from tragedy. adjective
- Causing mirth; ludicrous. adjective
- A comedian. noun
- Pertaining or relating to or of the nature of comedy, as distinct from tragedy. See comedy and drama.
- Raising mirth; fitted to excite merriment.
- A comic actor or singer; a writer of comedies; a comical person. noun
The word "comic" in example sentences
Once in a company of choice spirits Somebody suggested, when "our leading comic" was being discussed, that it would surely be an original idea and a good speculation to "start a _comic_ Punch.". [The History of "Punch"]
Paul Richter said of all the definitions of the comic: namely, that their sole merit is _to be themselves comic_ and to produce, in reality, the fact, which they vainly try to define logically.. [Aesthetic as Science of Expression and General Linguistic]
Let him be ever so exasperated, a comic song -- _a good comic_ song, mind you -- never fails to soothe him.. [Under the Meteor Flag Log of a Midshipman during the French Revolutionary War]
"It was getting depressing," says Rose McGowan, who will play the title comic-book vixen in Red Sonja, due in 2010.. [Women at Comic-Con]
While the term comic is associated with western comics and yotsuba is therefore not a comic.. [Yotsuba Wins! | Comics Should Be Good! @ Comic Book Resources]
She also will add to her geek cred as Jane Foster, an astrophysicist and the love interest of the title comic-book hero in next summer's. [USATODAY.com News]
If Marvel really wanted to support the retailers and let them benefit from the media attention, they would allow them to order more and release the news on the Wednesday the comic is already supposed to be in the stores.. [Retailer James Sime on Marvel, Diamond’s handling of Cap #600 | Robot 6 @ Comic Book Resources – Covering Comic Book News and Entertainment]
The first X-Men movie comes out, and the comic is a Claremont-written mess.. [Retailer James Sime on Marvel, Diamond’s handling of Cap #600 | Robot 6 @ Comic Book Resources – Covering Comic Book News and Entertainment]
While I can't comment on the webisodes ... the comic is a series of limited series.. [Farscape: 10 years and still going strong | Robot 6 @ Comic Book Resources – Covering Comic Book News and Entertainment]
Even though this comic is a media tie-in, it entertained me and made me eager for more.. [The Guild #1 » Comics Worth Reading]
This comic is actually funny and all the Muppets are perfectly in character.. [Harley Jones | Fandomania]
Even though this comic is aimed at kids, I really ended up enjoying it and I could see a much broader audience enjoying it as well if given the chance.. [Comic Review: Donald Duck and Friends #347 | Fandomania]
Much like with my review of Demo, this comic is a perfect example of what comics can do that no other media can quite pull off.. [Comic Review: Daytripper #3 | Fandomania]
But the worst of this comic is the Spidergirl story itself.. [Quick Hits – Star Trek Novel, Amazing Spiderman Family #7, Captain Americ #600, Young Allies Anniversary Special, and More]
Where Kant claims that the comic is an expectation that comes to nothing, this is to posit humour as pnctura.. [Archive 2009-06-01]
Well it turns out that in the center of this comic is a poster version of the cover, which Marcos was kind enough to photograph for us (below, click to enlarge).. [Archive 2010-04-01]