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Definition of "dramedy" [dramedy]

  • A genre of film or television that lies somewhere between drama and comedy (noun)
  • A film or television programme belonging to this genre (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "dramedy" in a sentence
  • "This dramedy is about an up-and-coming female singer dealing with the pressures of sudden fame."
  • "Some writers use the word "dramedy," but to me, for some reason, "dramedy" just means a movie that isn't very good."
  • "And if you're not watching "Parenthood," I can only say you're missing out on what TV can be when it really tries to produce a smart, sexy and funny drama I refuse to use the word dramedy for adults."