funny man

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funny man

1. A professional comedian. Can you believe that famous funny man got his start at comedy clubs around here?
2. A person who is being humorous. Often used to indicate a lack of appreciation for the humor. All right, funny man, stop joking around and get back to work! Oh, a funny man, huh? We'll see who's laughing when you get your grade.
See also: funny, man
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MORE than PS100,000 was raised at the Birmingham Children's Hospital's annual Winter Ball hosted by funny-man Alistair McGowan, pictured, at the University of Birmingham's Great Hall.
BERNIE (12A) JIM Carrey spent a decade coasting on his funny-man reputation with ever-decreasing results, but roared back playing a real-life criminal in I Love You Phillip Morris.
In the film, which is due out in August, her character poses as the wife of a dope dealer, played by funny-man Jason Sudeikis, 37, on a road trip to Mexico.
The veteran funny-man, who is nearly blind and deaf, was marking the day quietly with his family members at his suburban home.
The legendary Uta Hagen and ``Frasier'' funny-man David Hyde Pierce create a veritable silk purse out of a sow's ear in the two-character play ``Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks,'' playing through July 8 at the Geffen Playhouse.
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Satirical insight into everyday life and coffeehouse counterculture are in store for guests of Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino when funny-man George Carlin unleashes his wit in the Half Dome Theater on Wednesday, Oct.
The 33-year-old funny-man is planning to sign up the 'Britain's Got Talent' star, 48, because he believes that they can become the new queens of daytime TV.
The Scottish funny-man scooped 17% of the votes cast, beating Morecambe and Wise into second place on 12% and Peter Cook into third with 10%.
His broad 'Scotch' turns as the jolly green ogre have saved his funny-man status.
THE insider hears funny-man Johnny Vegas's in-laws weren't exactly rolling in t he aisles after he allowed adult comic Viz to publish his wedding day pictures.
Despite previously splitting with funny-man Owen Wilson, sources say they're back on are to trial a live-in relationship in Miami.
Funny-man partner Pat Shortt said last night the pair had just finished writing the script for the Sony video.
The Bolton-born funny-man says it will help him not to swear when he makes his TV presenting debut on October 12.