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comic
American English: /ˈkɑmɪk/
British English: /ˈkɒmɪk/

Translation of comic in Spanish:

adjective

  • (actor/scene)
    cómico
    (writer)
    humorístico
    Example sentences
    • You are witty, have great comic timing and a fantastic accent.
    • Grint's got fantastic comic timing and knows exactly how far to take it, often stealing a scene with nothing more than a look.
    • It's a hilarious film full of gems of comic absurdity that are mixed in with nonchalant understatement.
    Example sentences
    • It may have been written in a comic style, but it's hardly the barrel of laughs the reviewers make it out to be.
    • This is the theatrical ambition of every comic actor who dreams of going beyond comedy to tragedy.
    • It is a unique mix of comedy characters and comic sketches spiced up by a team of the best oriental writers and performers.

noun

  • 1 (comedian)
    cómico, (-ca) (masculine, feminine)
    humorista (masculine or feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Half of the work for a stand-up comic is actually the willingness to put yourself out there and give it a shot.
    • As a stand-up comic, MacAulay has a rare gift - he can put his audience at ease and mercilessly ridicule them at the same time.
    • My grandfather was a clergyman in the Church of England and he was one of the funniest stand-up comics I ever met.
  • 2 2.1
    (book) comic (masculine)
    libro (masculine) de historietas
    Example sentences
    • Children shared books, comics and newspapers with a family member or friend to see how much literature they could get through in a week.
    • Do I go for a long wander around London or do I stay in and finally sort out the piles of books, comics and magazines in the hallway?
    • During the publication of the monthly comic, one issue in particular stands out.
    2.2
    also: comics plural
    (comic strips)
    (American English)
    tiras (feminine plural) cómicas
    historietas (feminine plural)
    monitos (masculine plural) (Andes) (Mexico)
    Example sentences
    • We loaded the car up with snacks, comics, some storybooks and a selection of toys in order to keep up Zachery's interest.
    • He was not the caricature that cartoonists and comics had created.
    • Transparencies were made of the cartoons and comics to share with students.

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