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comedian

noun

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a person (as a writer) noted for or specializing in humor
  • struggled to eke out a living as a comedian in nightclubs

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The first known use of comedian was in 1580

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“Comedian.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/comedian. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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