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hu·mor·ist

 (hyo͞o′mər-ĭst)
n.
1. A person with a good sense of humor.
2. A performer or writer of humorous material.

humorist

(ˈhjuːmərɪst)
n
a person who acts, speaks, or writes in a humorous way
ˌhumorˈistic adj

hu•mor•ist

(ˈhyu mər ɪst; often ˈyu-)

n.
a person with an active sense of humor, esp. one who uses humor skillfully, as in writing or talking.
[1590–1600; < French humoriste]
hu`mor•is′tic, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.humorist - someone who acts speaks or writes in an amusing way
entertainer - a person who tries to please or amuse
lampooner, parodist - mimics literary or musical style for comic effect
punster - someone overly fond of making puns
ironist, ridiculer, satirist - a humorist who uses ridicule and irony and sarcasm
wag, wit, card - a witty amusing person who makes jokes

humorist

noun comedian, comic, wit, eccentric, wag, joker, card (informal), jester, dag (N.Z. informal), funny man a political humorist

humorist

noun
A person whose words or actions provoke or are intended to provoke amusement or laughter:
Informal: card.
Translations
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humorista
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humorist

[ˈhjuːmərɪst] Nhumorista mf

humorist

[ˈhjuːmərɪst] nhumoriste mf

humorist

nHumorist(in) m(f)

humorist

[ˈhjuːmərɪst] numorista m/f

humour

(American) humor (ˈhjuːmə) noun
1. the ability to amuse people; quickness to spot a joke. He has a great sense of humour.
2. the quality of being amusing. the humour of the situation.
verb
to please (someone) by agreeing with him or doing as he wishes. There is no point in telling him he is wrong – just humour him instead.
ˈhumorist noun
a person who writes or tells amusing stories, jokes etc.
ˈhumorous adjective
funny; amusing. a humorous situation/remark.
ˈhumorously adverb
ˈhumorousness noun
-humoured
having, or showing, feelings or a personality of a particular sort. a good-humoured person; an ill-humoured remark.

humour, noun, ends in -our.
humorous, adjective, drops the u.
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