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gagman

noun

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a person (as a writer) noted for or specializing in humor
  • politicians with no talent for humor often hire gagmen to write jokes for them

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The first known use of gagman was in 1928

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“Gagman.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gagman. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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