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comedian Explained

comedian at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[kə'mi:dıən]

comedian at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C]
1 someone whose job is to tell jokes and make people laugh: --He started as a stand-up comedian (=someone who tells jokes to an audience) .//
2 someone who is amusing: --You'll like Matt. He's a real comedian.//

comedian at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

65 Moby Thesaurus words for "comedian":
banana, buffoon, burlesquer, card, caricaturist, choreographer,
clown, comedienne, comic, cutup, dramatist, dramatizer, dramaturge,
droll, epigrammatist, farcer, farceur, farceuse, farcist, fool,
funnyman, gag writer, gagman, gagster, genteel comedian,
hoke comic, humorist, ironist, jester, joke writer, joker,
jokesmith, jokester, lampooner, librettist, light comedian,
low comedian, madcap, melodramatist, mimographer, monodramatist,
parodist, play doctor, play fixer, playwright, playwriter,
prankster, punner, punster, quipster, reparteeist, satirist,
scenario writer, scenarioist, scenarist, scriptwriter,
slapstick comedian, stand-up comic, tragedian, wag, wagwit,
wisecracker, wit, witling, zany

comedian at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
an entertainer who makes people laugh by telling jokes or funny stories:
a stand-up comedian

Comedian at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Comedian \Co*me"di*an\, n. [Cf. F. com['e]dien.]
1. An actor or player in comedy. ``The famous comedian,
Roscius.'' --Middleton.

2. A writer of comedy. --Milton.

comedian at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

comedian
n 1: a professional performer who tells jokes and performs
comical acts [syn: {comic}]
2: an actor in a comedy

comedian at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » κωμῳδία||comedy|tr=kōmōidia|lang=grc|sc=polytonic.

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » US Inter: IPA » /kəˈmiːdiən/

Noun

Inter: wikipedi » a
Inter: en-nou » n (feminine: comedienne)
  • An entertainer who performs in a humorous manner, especially by telling jokes.
    1. Inter: context » by extension Any person who is characteristically humorous or amusing.
    2. A writer of comedy.
    3. : Inter: rfquotek » Milton

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » entertainer

  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: 喜劇演員, 喜剧演员 (xǐjù yǎnyuán)
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|komiek|m
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|koomikko
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|humoriste, Inter: t+ » fr|comique
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Komiker|m

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Indonesian: Inter: t+ » id|pelawak
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|コメディアン|tr=komedian|sc=Jpan
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|юморист|m|tr=jumoríst, Inter: t+ » ru|комик|m|tr=kómik, Inter: t+ » ru|комедиант|m|tr=komediánt|sc=Cyrl
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|humorista|m|f
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|komiker|c


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Anagrams

    * daemonic, dæmonic
  • demoniac
  • midocean

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    Translation: et » comedian
    Translation: es » comedian
    Translation: eo » comedian
    Translation: fa » comedian
    Translation: fr » comedian
    Translation: ko » comedian
    Translation: io » comedian
    Translation: it » comedian
    Translation: kn » comedian
    Translation: sw » comedian
    Translation: lo » comedian
    Translation: hu » comedian
    Translation: mg » comedian
    Translation: ml » comedian
    Translation: my » comedian
    Translation: pl » comedian
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    Translation: fi » comedian
    Translation: sv » comedian
    Translation: ta » comedian
    Translation: te » comedian
    Translation: tr » comedian
    Translation: vi » comedian
    Translation: zh » comedian