Word of the Day – Oct. 4 – Seriocomic

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Adjective: Seriocomic  (seer-ee-oh-KAH-mik)

Definition: Having a mixture of the serious and the comic.

Sample sentence: The intergenerational meal was a seriocomic affair, with the younger generation refereeing the jabs their elders hurled at one another while trying to keep the youngest generation from getting a true sense of just what was going on.

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