gallows humor definition

  • noun:
    • Funny remedy for a grave or serious circumstance: "conveying with gallows humor the total insanity of nuclear-arms race” ( Ny).
    • Comedy that still manages becoming funny when confronted with, as well as in reaction to, an awful, deathly, tragic, remarkable, perfectly hopeless situation.

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