Origin of comic
OTHER WORDS FROM comicnon·com·ic, adjective, nounquasi-comic, adjectivesem·i·com·ic, adjectiveun·com·ic, adjective
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How to use comic in a sentence
I am collaborating with others to write and art a comic book through which I want to talk to everyone about women’s struggle, and especially focus on menstruation.The Teenager Breaking Up Child Marriages, Door to Door|Pallabi Munsi|September 2, 2020|Ozy
He, Gardiner and Montgomery are not alone in seeing a place for science in the comic universe.The superheroes in these comics were inspired by real scientists|Kyle Plantz|July 28, 2020|Science News For Students
It’s not always easy to translate a complex science topic into a comic.
The three were not alone in seeing a place for science in the comic universe.
This gave credence to what’s known as the Bechdel Test, which was inspired by a comic strip drawn by graphic novelist Alison Bechdel.Does Hollywood Still Have a Princess Problem? (Ep. 394)|Stephen J. Dubner|October 24, 2019|Freakonomics
From this attitude he draws a singular comic and literary power.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Spencer, 27, is variously described as a writer and a stand-up comic.Meet Stephen Fry’s Future Husband (Who Is Less Than Half His Age)|Tom Sykes|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Same goes for the comic book character “Captain America,” which Marvel announced in July would be now be portrayed as a black man.Rush Limbaugh’s Fear of a Black James Bond|Dean Obeidallah|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And, every election, we have our quasi-comic-relief candidates, your Al Haigs and Gary Bauers and Bill Richardsons.Be the Smarter Bush Brother, Jeb: Don’t Run!|Michael Tomasky|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In one painting, framed as a split-panel comic between the two, Ramone simply asks Vicious, “Did you kill her?”‘All Good Cretins Go to Heaven’: Dee Dee Ramone’s Twisted Punk Paintings|Melissa Leon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A small contingent of the members hurried off to applaud the successful comic opera of the hour.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
It is curious to note children's first manifestations of a sense of the pathetic and the comic as represented in art.Children's Ways|James Sully
Perhaps our comic papers have never heard of the Improvement Clubs, or find nothing in them that is humorous.
The fight seems quite funny to me now but, at the time, serio-comic would have better described my impressions.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
The sight of them not only fills me with ennui, but I have no intention of presenting your comic papers with material.