What does the word comedian mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A comic actor.

  • Part of speech: feminine noun

  • Comedienne.

Usage examples for comedian

  1. The comedian shook his head. – The Box with the Broken Seals by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. Standing in the wings, Barbara could almost feel the electric current running between the audience and the comedian who, with the quiet deliberation of the finished artist, was going through his business on the stage. – Okewood of the Secret Service by Valentine Williams
  3. She saw that she had been trapped, and that Mrs Herring was a liar and a comedian. – Jonah by Louis Stone