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humorist

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humorist

noun hu·mor·ist \ˈhyü-mə-rist, ˈyü-\

: someone (such as a writer) who tells funny stories

Full Definition of HUMORIST

1
archaic :  a person subject to whims
2
:  a person specializing in or noted for humor

Examples of HUMORIST

  1. <Mark Twain is perhaps America's most beloved humorist.>

First Known Use of HUMORIST

1589

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