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comedian

noun [C] uk   us   /kəˈmiː.di.ən/ (female also comedienne, uk   /kəˌmiː.diˈen/ us   )
B2 a person whose job is to make people laugh by telling jokes and funny stories or by copying the behaviour or speech of famous people: a stand-up comedian
Translations of “comedian”
in Korean 코미디언…
in Arabic مُمثّل هَزَلي, كوميديان…
in Portuguese comediante…
in Catalan comediant…
in Japanese コメディアン…
in Italian comico, -a, attore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 喜劇演員, 滑稽演員…
in Russian комик…
in Turkish güldürü sanatçısı/ustası komedyen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 喜剧演员, 滑稽演员…
in Polish satyryk, komik…
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