funster

noun
fun·​ster | \ ˈfən(t)-stər How to pronounce funster (audio) \
plural funsters

Definition of funster

informal
: a person known for joking, having fun, etc. : a comical or fun-loving person Host a "winter doldrums" party and invite your most-fun friends to attend. A pal once told me "dull people do not make a party!" So set a date and invite some funsters over.— Mary Hance It sounds like a potential return to form for the Farrelly Brothers, the funsters behind There's Something About Mary.— Curt Holman

First Known Use of funster

1788, in the meaning defined above

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“Funster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/funster. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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