black comedy

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Related to Morbid humour: black humour, Morbid humor, Dark humour, Dark 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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Michelle Griffiths, pictured, who admitted she uses morbid humour to cope with having sudden death syndrome, said: "If that had happened Kate could have gone into labour with the shock!" Michelle's condition means she could suffer a fatal heart arrhythmia at any time.
"The amount of people that say to friends of mine 'oh, I thought he was dead', " he says with a flash of morbid humour. "I have been out of the mainstream spotlight for so long people are bound to.
SOMETIMES in life, things become so bleak, they actually take on a morbid humour.