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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A female humorous performer; A female actor in a funny play.

Usage examples (34)
  • She may be in a unique position to know - the comedienne was her great-aunt.
  • Mo'Nique, best known as a comedienne and talk-show host, was named best supporting actress.
  • The comedienne is the latest addition to the Female Force comic book series by Bluewater Productions.
  • The comedienne is a Saturday Night Live alum and also appeared on the cult TV hit Arrested Development. for more
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  • A "comedian" is a male comic, while a "comedienne" is a female comic.
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