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low comedy

n.
Comedy characterized by slapstick, burlesque, and horseplay.
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low comedy

n
comedy characterized by slapstick and physical action
low comedian n
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low′ com′edy


n.
comedy based on slapstick, physical action, broadly humorous or farcical situations, and often bawdy jokes. Compare high comedy.
[1600–10]
low′ come′dian, n.
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Noun1.low comedy - a comedy characterized by slapstick and burlesque
comedy - light and humorous drama with a happy ending
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