Origin of humorist
OTHER WORDS FROM humoristhu·mor·is·tic, hu·mor·is·ti·cal, adjective
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Marshall’s only thwarted ambition, Adams and others say, was to become a successful humorist, a Will Rogers type or a comedy writer for Letterman.
The same could be said for the wits and humorists that preceded him, such as Dorothy Parker, Robert Benchley and Ring Lardner.S.J. Perelman was a master of comedy. Nearly a century later, his work still delivers laughs.|Donald Liebenson|August 25, 2021|Washington Post
More than a century ago, the humorist Finley Peter Dunne quipped sarcastically that the “Supreme Court follows the election returns.”Beyond Court Packing: The Supreme Court Has Always Been Political|James D. Zirin|November 2, 2020|Time
The legendary libertarian humorist is joining The Daily Beast as a weekly columnist.
The Pulitzer Prize–winning humorist agreed to cover the London Olympics and the two political conventions.John Avlon’s Picks for 12 Best Opinion Columns of 2012|John Avlon|December 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
David Rakoff, 47 (Nov. 27, 1964, to Aug. 9, 2012) The humorist and journalist died in New York after a long battle with cancer.
Just as a humorist in general, as an author, I was a huge fan.Diablo Cody on How Nora Ephron Blazed a Trail for Female Filmmakers|Marlow Stern|June 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The famed writer, filmmaker, and humorist Nora Ephron died on June 26 at the age of 71 from leukemia.Nora Ephron, Dead at 71, Remembered for Wit and Wisdom|Nancy Hass|June 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The humorist and satirist lost no opportunity of deriding the new fashion and its followers.
Then a humorist told some of his own funny stories and an elocutionist recited a bit from Shakespeare effectively.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose
"He is the great unconscious humorist of modern art, also a great etcher," said Isabel, dryly.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
We possessed about sixty drawings, sketches, aquarelles of this humorist, and we gave some of them to the poet.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
The air was dark with flying cushions, and darker still, occasionally, when the usual humorist turned the gas out.The Gold Bat|P. G. Wodehouse