Definition of 'comedian'
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It was my ambition to be a stand-up comedian. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But that still didn’t stop comedians and actors from injecting politics into their performances, often at their own risk. Smithsonian Mag (2017)To these ears, he's just another pub funny comedian. The Sun (2016)The other day a comedian told a funny joke about me. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The audience thinks the gags must be funny if the comedian is laughing. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is about the time before comedians become funny. The Sun (2010)He is one of the great entertainers and comedians of our time. CELEBRATING SECOMBE: A Tribute to Sir Harry Secombe (2002)Which comedians make you laugh the most? The Sun (2016)Some comedians make a fuss about their daring. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Certainly, many actors and comedians with mental health issues have talked about their problems. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Lecturers are learning to be more like stand-up comedians in a series of seminars. Times, Sunday Times (2008)After all, a comedian without laughs is simply a politician or a game show host. Times, Sunday Times (2010)One of their initiatives is to persuade writers and comedians to revive classic British comedies on the internet. The Sun (2010)A host of actors and comedians make up the panel. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I think it is extremely difficult for a woman to become a popular comedian. The Sun (2011)A popular comedian of the time. Sand In My Shoes: Wartime Diaries of a WAAF (2006)I'm not a politician or an actor or a comedian. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A chance to see some of the comedian's most popular sketches. The Sun (2009)More than 60 per cent said the comedian wasn't funny. The Sun (2014)One of Germany's most popular comedians. Times, Sunday Times (2012)If only he had Being a stand-up comedian is no laughing matter. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A comedian opens doors funny. The Other Side of MeIf it were about a funny writer writing funny comedy about a funny comedian, it would have been Seinfeld. Times, Sunday Times (2008)When old people say that modern comedians aren't funny, what they actually mean is that they have lost their sense of humour. The Sun (2010)Now the American comedian has brought his show to the UK. The Sun (2011)Just before setting off on my bike ride across England I went to see a dead comedian for a laugh. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'comedian'
British English: comedian /kəˈmiːdɪən/ NOUN
A comedian is an entertainer whose job is to make people laugh by telling jokes.
- American English: comedian
- Arabic: مـُمَثِّل هَزْلِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: comediante
- Chinese: 喜剧演员
- Croatian: komičar
- Czech: bavič
- Danish: komiker
- Dutch: komiek
- European Spanish: humorista
- Finnish: koomikko
- French: comique
- German: Komiker
- Greek: κωμικός
- Italian: comico
- Japanese: コメディアン
- Korean: 코미디언
- Norwegian: komiker
- Polish: komik
- European Portuguese: comediante
- Romanian: actor de comedie
- Russian: комедиант
- Spanish: humorista
- Swedish: komiker
- Thai: ตัวตลก
- Turkish: komedyen
- Ukrainian: комік
- Vietnamese: diễn viên hài
Definition of comedian from the Collins English Dictionary
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