Origin of humorist
Related formshu·mor·is·tic, hu·mor·is·ti·cal, adjective
Examples from the Web for humorist
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
It was an affliction that he shared with two close friends, humorist Art Buchwald and writer William Styron.
Martin Lewis is a British-born, U.S.-based, humorist and producer.
But a humorist picks them up and holds them this way and that.Drawn at a Venture|Fougasse
Mr. Busby has frequently been made the butt of the humorist, because his bark was necessarily worse than his bite.The Treaty of Waitangi|T. Lindsay Buick
The humorist turned to Theron as the lawyer walked over to the desk at the window.The Damnation of Theron Ware|Harold Frederic
He thought over this for a while, and then laughed—oh, he laughed quite a lot—and declared I was a humorist.Foe-Farrell|Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
When a humorist ventures upon the grave concerns of life he must do his job better than another man or he works harm to his cause.The Letters Of Mark Twain, Volume 3, 1876-1885|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)