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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.
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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
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com′ic strip`


n.
a sequence of drawings relating a comic incident, an adventure, etc., often serialized in daily newspapers.
[1915–20]
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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
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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
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

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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Nana Oyl made the majority of her career appearances in the newspaper comic strips. However, she also had a cameo appearance in one of the Max Fleischer theatrical cartoons, "Man On The Flying Trapeze" in 1934.
Spurred on by the success of weekly newspaper comic strips Oor Wullie and The Broons, and its "big five" action story papers for boys, Thomson decided in 1937 to create another quintet of comics for boys and girls, this time focused on humour.
To stereotype all "furries" as sexual fetishists is to ignore the prevalence of anthropomorphic animals in human culture, from cave paintings to animated movies to graphic novels and newspaper comic strips. Furry Nation offers an honest, candid glimpse into all aspects of American furdom, from comics and conventions to real-life "fursuits" and stage plays--and yes, the sexual fetishes that some (but not all!) anthropomorphic enthusiasts find pleasurable.
Reminiscent of newspaper comic strips, each comic has a predictable gag structure with a few panels of set-up and one or two panels featuring the punchline.
Newspaper comic strips were common in the United States by the late 19th century.
"Clean Up on Aisle Stupid" is the latest collection of the Get Fuzzy newspaper comic strips and continues the hilarious antics of a cat, a dog, and their long suffering master.
In Japan, the term manga can mean single-panel cartoons, newspaper comic strips, comic books, graphic novels, and occasionally animation.
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Frank Baum, writer of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz novel, its multiple sequels, a series of newspaper comic strips, and a range of promotional tie-in materials such as mock newspapers (see Table 1).