humorist

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noun hu·mor·ist \ˈhyü-mə-rist, ˈyü-\

Definition of humorist

  1. 1 archaic :  a person subject to whims

  2. 2 :  a person specializing in or noted for humor

Examples of humorist in a sentence

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

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First Known Use of humorist

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HUMORIST Defined for English Language Learners

humorist

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noun hu·mor·ist \ˈhyü-mə-rist, ˈyü-\

Definition of humorist for English Language Learners

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


HUMORIST Defined for Kids

humorist

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noun hu·mor·ist \ˈhyü-mə-rist, ˈyü-\

Definition of humorist for Students

  1. :  a person who writes or talks in a humorous way



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