Synonyms of 'entertainment: Types of entertainer'
acrobatan entertainer who performs acts that require skill, agility, and coordination, such as tumbling, swinging from a trapeze, or walking a tightrope actor or (fem.) actressartistartistean entertainer, such as a singer or dancer augustea type of circus clown who usually wears battered ordinary clothes and is habitually maladroit or unlucky bareback riderbuskerchorus girlcircus artistclowna comic entertainer, usually grotesquely costumed and made up, appearing in the circus comedian or (fem.) comediennean entertainer who specializes in jokes, comic skits, etc conjurera magician; sorcerer contortionista performer who contorts his or her body for the entertainment of others dancerdivaa highly distinguished female singer; prima donna equilibristescapologistan entertainer who specializes in freeing himself or herself from confinement exotic dancera striptease dancer or belly dancer fire eaterfool(formerly) a professional jester living in a royal or noble household funambulist or tightrope walkera tightrope walker funnymango-go dancera dancer, usually scantily dressed, who performs rhythmic and often erotic modern dance routines, esp in a nightclub or disco graciosoa clown in Spanish comedy guiserharlequina clown or buffoon illusionistan artist who practises illusionism impersonatorimpressionistan entertainer who impersonates famous people jestera professional clown employed by a king or nobleman, esp at courts during the Middle Ages jongleur(in medieval France) an itinerant minstrel jugglera person who juggles, esp a professional entertainer lion tamermagicianmerry-andrewa joker, clown, or buffoon mimicminstrela medieval wandering musician who performed songs or recited poetry with instrumental accompaniment mummerone of a group of masked performers in folk play or mime musicianorgan-grindera street musician playing a hand organ for money performerprima ballerinaa leading female ballet dancer prima donnaa female operatic star; diva puppeteerquick-change artistan actor or entertainer who undertakes several rapid changes of costume during his or her performance raconteurringmastershow girla girl who appears in variety shows, nightclub acts, etc, esp as a singer or dancer singersnake charmeran entertainer, esp in Asia, who charms or appears to charm snakes by playing music and by rhythmic body movements stripteaser or strippera striptease artist strolling playerstrongmana performer, esp one in a circus, who performs feats of strength sword swallowertightrope walkeran acrobat who performs on a tightrope tragedian or (fem.) tragediennetrapeze artista performer or acrobat who walks along a free-swinging bar attached to two ropes troupertumblera person, esp a professional entertainer, who performs somersaults and other acrobatic feats unicyclistvaudevillianventriloquista person who practices ventriloquism; specif., an entertainer who uses ventriloquism to carry on a pretended conversation as with a large puppet, or dummy ▷ See entertainment
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