Definition of humorist
1 archaic : a person subject to whims
2 : a person specializing in or noted for humor
Examples of humorist in a Sentence
Mark Twain is perhaps America's most beloved humorist.
Recent Examples of humorist from the Web
Will Rogers humorist Will Roberts will return to perform rope tricks and gun twirling all day throughout the fairgrounds.
The Reuben Awards, which were presented by GoComics and hosted by cartoonist, writer and humorist Nick Galifianakis, honored achievements in other categories.
Famous Internet humorist Lore Sjoberg has launched a new video version of Alt Text.
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First Known Use of humorist
HUMORIST Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of humorist for English Language Learners
: someone (such as a writer) who tells funny stories
HUMORIST Defined for Kids
Definition of humorist for Students
: a person who writes or talks in a humorous way
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