situation comedy

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Synonyms for situation comedy

a humorous drama based on situations that might arise in day-to-day life


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a humorous television program based on situations that could arise in everyday life

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e former is a 'Carry On' classic interactive comedy and has an adult rating (suitable for the over 16s), while the latter is a parody tribute of the television sitcom Blackadder.
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