[ mer-ee-mey-ker ]
/ ˈmɛr iˌmeɪ kər /
a person who gaily or enthusiastically takes part in some festive or merry celebration; reveler.
fool, jester, mime, buffoon, comedian, comic, prankster, ranter, bacchant, roisterer, cut-up, madcap, harlequin, wag, ribald, jokester, punch, joker, mountebank, wit
- merry wives of windsor, the,
Origin of merrymaker
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for merrymaker
Matteo seized the merrymaker, and was about to make short work with him, when his superior held his hand.Jack Harkaway and His Son's Escape From the Brigand's of Greece|Bracebridge Hemyng
His mind was beginning to soar above the showman and merrymaker.Marse Henry (Vol. 1)|Henry Watterson
He must have been a corpse even when I took him for a merrymaker.