Definition of comedize in English:

comedize

(also comedise)

Pronunciation /ˈkɒmɪdʌɪz/

verb

  • 1with object To perform or write (a play, scene, etc.) in a comic style or manner; to treat or dramatize in comic form.

  • 2no object To perform in a comic manner or as a comedian. Somewhat rare.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Nashe (d. c1601), writer. From comedy + -ize.