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Usage examples for comedy

  1. " If a single one is wanting," cried the poet, " I would as soon think of flying, as of letting my comedy be represented without it. – The Exemplary Novels of Cervantes by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  2. An interesting comedy to watch in a little town. – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  3. Let us end this comedy you cannot deceive me. – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  4. Menard saw the comedy as indeed, who of the party did not- and was amused. – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin
  5. So the little comedy was arranged and played thru. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  6. Yet tragedy and comedy have long been, and still are, accepted as the main divisions of the drama. – Tragedy by Ashley H. Thorndike
  7. " But this isn't a musical comedy dear. – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  8. But whether written by Plautus or not it is in the spirit of the Plautine comedy – The Roman Poets of the Republic by W. Y. Sellar
  9. He also plays the parts of fathers in comedy – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon
  10. No, it is only a comedy – The Comedienne by Wladyslaw Reymont
  11. The two performers in the comedy alone were not laughing, and their serious countenance added to the fun of the performance. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. With this in mind, on the Sunday before Rose went away, she had studied the dramatic section of the morning paper with a good deal of care and was rewarded by finding among the news notes, an item referring to a new musical comedy that was to be produced at the Globe Theater immediately after the Christmas holidays. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  13. What is the comedy – Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl by Fannie Hurst
  14. Ah, yes, I will try comedy the comedy of r- r- revenge!" – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  15. Mr. Green leapt back, with a scream of pain, hands to his eyes, and quite unconsciously set himself to play to the life the part of the intrusive old fellow in the comedy – The Lion's Skin by Rafael Sabatini
  16. What comedy was she playing? – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  17. My advice to you is to keep quiet, and we may have a comedy worth seeing. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  18. It all ends up like a regular tragi- comedy – Captain Fracasse by Theophile Gautier
  19. Now she was the feature in the big, musical comedy success, " Up in the Air" and had New York at her feet. – What's-His-Name by George Barr McCutcheon
  20. The comedy of the second method is on a decidedly higher plane. – Famous Prima Donnas by Lewis Clinton Strang
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