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funnyman

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of funnyman

  1. a person (as a writer) noted for or specializing in humor <a funnyman who honed his shtick in vaudeville, Milton Berle was credited with popularizing the medium of television> Synonyms card, comedian, comic, droll, farceur, humorist, gagger, gagman, gagster, jester, joker, jokester, wag, witRelated Words comedienne, entertainer; banterer, cutup, kidder, knockabout, practical joker, prankster, quipper, quipster, teaser, wisecracker; buffoon, clown, fool, harlequin, zany; caricaturist, lampooner, parodist, satirist




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