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n. - United States humorist and cartoonist who published collections of essays and stories (1894-1961).

Usage examples (35)
  • ``I have arrived at what I call Thurber's Law, which is that scientists don't really know anything about anything.
  • Eric, Thurber is wonderful but probably doesn't fit.
  • Comparing him to James Thurber is a cautious move -- others have gone straight for Mark Twain.
  • That, I suppose, is like Harold Ross's defense of James Thurber, when someone called Thurber a "fifth-rate artist." for more
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