Meaning of comedian


Pronunciation: (ku-mē'dē-un), [key]
— n.
  1. a professional entertainer who amuses by relating anecdotes, acting out comical situations, engaging in humorous repartee, etc.
  2. an actor in comedy.
  3. a writer of comedy.
  4. any comical or amusing person.
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