a funny play, film, or other work in which the story and characters are amusing and which ends happily
the amusing quality of sth
A consent, Knowing aforehand, of our merriment, To dash it like a Christmas comedy.
出自：Love's Labour's Lost , Shakespeare
A pleasant Comedie entituled Hey for Honesty..translated out of Aristophanes his Plutus.
出自： T. Randolph
All comedies are ended by a marriage.