English version

comedy of manners in Theatre topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcomedy of mannersˌcomedy of ˈmanners noun (plural comedies of manners) [countable]  APTa play, film, or television programme that shows how silly people’s behaviour is or can be
Examples from the Corpus
comedy of mannersFive minutes later, and this comedy of manners was all over.Elizabeth goes in mocking pursuit with the husband in this comedy of manners.