comic strip

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comic strip

n.
1. A usually humorous narrative sequence of cartoon panels: taped a comic strip to her office door.
2. A series or serialization of such narrative sequences, usually featuring a regular cast of characters: a comic strip that has been syndicated for over 40 years.

comic strip

n
(Journalism & Publishing) a sequence of drawings in a newspaper, magazine, etc, relating a humorous story or an adventure. Also called: strip cartoon

com′ic strip`


n.
a sequence of drawings relating a comic incident, an adventure, etc., often serialized in daily newspapers.
[1915–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.comic strip - a sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic bookcomic strip - a sequence of drawings telling a story in a newspaper or comic book
newspaper, paper - a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements; "he read his newspaper at breakfast"
comic book - a magazine devoted to comic strips
cartoon, sketch - a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine
frame - a single drawing in a comic_strip
Translations
سِلْسَلَةُ رُسُومِ هَزْلِيَّةقِصَّه فُكاهِيَّه تَصْدُرُ في مُسَلْسَل
komikskreslený příběh
tegneserietegneseriestribe
sarjakuvasarjakuvastrippistrippi
strip
teiknimyndasyrpa
コマ割り漫画
4컷 만화
seriesidan
หนังสือการ์ตูน
çizgi öyküçizgi resimli öykü
truyện tranh cười thường kỳ

comic strip

nfumetto

comic

(ˈkomik) adjective
1. of comedy. a comic actor; comic opera.
2. causing amusement. comic remarks.
noun
1. an amusing person, especially a professional comedian.
2. a children's periodical containing funny stories, adventures etc in the form of comic strips.
ˈcomical adjective
funny. It was comical to see the chimpanzee pouring out a cup of tea.
comic strip
a series of small pictures showing stages in an adventure.

comic strip

سِلْسَلَةُ رُسُومِ هَزْلِيَّة komiks tegneseriestribe Comicstrip μικρή ιστορία κόμικ tira cómica sarjakuva bande dessinée strip fumetti コマ割り漫画 4컷 만화 stripverhaal tegneserie historyjka obrazkowa banda desenhada, história em quadrinhos комикс seriesidan หนังสือการ์ตูน çizgi öykü truyện tranh cười thường kỳ 连环漫画
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The newspaper comic strip first developed certain cross-media practices around the turn of the century, when fictional characters--as visual signifiers inside a frame--facilitated a move across platforms as advertising mechanisms.
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Due to the detached comic book style of this work, it's difficult to know if the artist was drawing on his own personal life or simply appropriating a cliched image from a newspaper comic strip.
Director: Tom Dey Star rating: BASED on the newspaper comic strip by Brand Anderson and Phil Leeming, this is a mildly entertaining comedy about the rites of passage of a dog who believes you must wag your tail to someone else's beat to fit in.
BASED on the newspaper comic strip by Brand Anderson and Phil Leeming, Marmaduke is a mildly entertaining family comedy about the rites of passage of a dog who believes you have to wag your tail to someone else's beat to fit in.
His newspaper comic strip Terry and the Pirates had debuted in 1934, beguiling readers with exotic locales, colorful characters, and alluring villains such as the Dragon Lady.
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It packs in observations from a political cartoonist and includes over 200 color and black and whit cartoons, including the original Sunday newspaper comic strip written by Edwing and Manak--the complete run of which appears here for the first time under one cover.