Meaning of “comedian” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “comedian” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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comediannoun [ C ]

us /kəˈmid·i·ən/ also comic, /ˈkɑm·ɪk/ , female comedienne, /kəˌmid·iˈen/

a person whose job is to make people laugh by telling jokes and amusing stories or by copying the behavior or speech of famous people:

a stand-up comedian

(Definition of “comedian” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)