Comedian

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Comedian Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a professional performer who tells jokes and performs comical acts
  • an actor in a comedy

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  • a professional performer who tells jokes and performs comical acts ,
  • an actor in a comedy

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Comedian Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A comedian is a person who tells jokes, or acts in comedies. Some people use the word comedienne to refer to female comedians. A comedian can also be called a comic or a comic actor.



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'Comedian' example sentence in quotations


* God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh. - Voltaire

* I think it's the duty of the comedian to find out where the line is drawn and cross it deliberately. - George Carlin


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Comedian Sample Sentences in News


  • Comedian Hannibal Buress Calls Bill Cosby a "Rapist" in Standup Set
    New York-based comedian Hannibal Buress took aim at Bill Cosby during his stand-up set Thursday night at Philadelphia's Trocadero Theatre, calling the 77-year-old "a... Read more on this news related to 'Comedian'
  • Comedian calls Cosby a ‘rapist’
    COMEDIAN Hannibal Buress called Bill Cosby a ‘rapist’ in a stand-up set, saying it’s time we stopped putting the ‘hypocritical’ star on a pedestal. Read more on this news related to 'Comedian'
  • Comedian Wayne Brady on showbiz's bad rep
    Actor, comedian and host of "Let's Make a Deal" makes a case for why children shouldn't be discouraged from going into the business Read more on this news related to 'Comedian'

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