Definition of 'gallows humour'
Example sentences containing 'gallows humour'
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Within hours of learning that he was dead the internet was giddy with gallows humour. Times, Sunday Times (2011)By the final whistle there was only gallows humour in the air. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Typically in this part of the country the gallows humour wasn't slow in rearing its head. The Sun (2009)There's gotta be a little gallows humour to get you through the day. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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