Meaning of tummler


Pronunciation: (toom'lur), [key]
— n.
  1. a male entertainer, as formerly employed by resorts in the Catskill Mountains, who combined the duties of a comedian, activities director, and master of ceremonies to keep the guests amused throughout the day.
  2. any lively, prankish, or mischievous man.
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