What does black comedy mean?

Definitions for black comedy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. black comedy(noun)

    comedy that uses black humor


  1. black comedy(Noun)

    A film genre that uses black humor.


  1. Black comedy

    A black comedy, or dark comedy, is a comic work that employs black humor, which, in its most basic definition, is humor that makes light of otherwise solemn subject matter, or gallows humor. The definition of black humor is problematic; it has been argued that it corresponds to the earlier concept of gallows humor.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of black comedy in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of black comedy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Damon Wayans:

    Richard basically blazed a trail for black comedy. He defined what it is, as a young black man he was saying what he felt -- and that was shocking.

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