black comedy

(redirected from Morbid humor)
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Noun1.black comedy - comedy that uses black humor
comedy - light and humorous drama with a happy ending
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This, he said, informed a tradition of morbid humor within the Jewish community.
I might crack snarky jokes or mine morbid humor with people I've known for years.
The morbid humor of Mes Transports, which is chromatically and thematically bleaker than her recent installations featuring soft, colorful materials ranging from mass-produced stuffed animals and toys to handmade weavings and pillows, has roots in Messager's early work.
But Good had no problem tackling the tough material with what she calls "morbid humor.''
With unlikely topics for comedy--the birth of the Antichrist and the Apocalypse--and with the wackiness of Pratchett and the morbid humor of Gaiman, the result was one of the most hilarious novels we have ever read.
Avoid the use of sarcasm, humor with sexual connotations, vulgar remarks, drug and alcohol associations, and morbid humor.