comedienne

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noun co·me·di·enne \kə-ˌmē-dē-ˈen\

Definition of comedienne

  1. :  a woman who is a comedian

Origin and Etymology of comedienne

French comédienne, feminine of comédien comedian, from comédie


First Known Use: circa 1859


COMEDIENNE Defined for English Language Learners

comedienne

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noun co·me·di·enne \kə-ˌmē-dē-ˈen\

Definition of comedienne for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who is a comedian



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