comic relief definition

  • noun:
    • A humorous or farcical interlude in a critical literary work or drama, particularly a tragedy, designed to relieve the remarkable tension or heighten the mental influence through comparison.
    • The inclusion of a humorous personality or scene or amusing dialogue in an otherwise severe work, often to ease stress.

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