Usage examples for comedy

  1. Sir Walter Scott said that Hogg's thousand little touches of absurdity afforded him more entertainment than the best comedy that ever set the pit in a roar. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  2. Yes, Madame Joubert; only- Pupasse, one more word- and- Madame Joubert was forgetting her comedy- Listen, Pupasse, and obey! – Balcony Stories by Grace E. King
  3. We laughed the more, I think, because the comedy seemed to come out of the revelation of the immense seriousness of the animals. – My Little Sister by Elizabeth Robins