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funnyman

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a person (as a writer) noted for or specializing in humor
  • a funnyman who honed his shtick in vaudeville, Milton Berle was credited with popularizing the medium of television

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The first known use of funnyman was in 1839

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“Funnyman.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/funnyman. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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