[vawd-vil-yuh n, vohd-, vaw-duh-]
- Also vaude·vil·list. a person who writes for or performs in vaudeville.
- of, relating to, or characteristic of vaudeville.
Origin of vaudevillian
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Examples from the Web for vaudevillian
But feverish speculation and the constant patter of Vaudevillian innuendo came to overshadow more serious business.Francois Hollande Announces Breakup with First Lady Valerie Trierweiler
January 26, 2014
- a person who writes for or performs in vaudeville
- of, characteristic of, or relating to vaudeville
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Word Origin and History for vaudevillian
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