romcom

or rom-com

[ rom-kom ]
/ ˈrɒmˌkɒm /
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noun Informal.

a romantic comedy.

Nearby words

  1. rombauer,
  2. romberg,
  3. romberg's sign,
  4. romberg, sigmund,
  5. romblon islands,
  6. rome,
  7. rome beauty,
  8. rome wasn't built in a day,
  9. romeo,
  10. romeo and juliet

Origin of romcom

by shortening

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British Dictionary definitions for romcom

romcom

/ (ˈrɒmˌkɒm) /

noun

informal a film or television comedy based around the romantic relationships of the characters

Word Origin for romcom

C20: rom (antic) + com (edy)

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