entertainer entertainer  /ˌɛn tər ˈteɪ nər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who tries to please or amuse

Usage(s):

  1. Jackson was the most famous entertainer on earth; his sudden death was real news, huge news.
  2. That spunky attitude has turned the young entertainer into an unlikely cause clbre for South Korea's growing women's rights movement.
  3. It is the artfully projected world view of a casino entertainer, a glorified greeter, whose job it was to make old guys with bum tickers and second wives feel good about themselves.

News

  1. In Jerusalem, Streisand speaks out for Israeli women

    JERUSALEM — American entertainer Barbra Streisand on Monday took a swipe at Orthodox Jews in Israel who compel women to sit in the back of buses and assault them for following religious rituals traditionally reserved for men.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. In Israel, Streisand criticizes treatment of women

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Entertainer Barbra Streisand waded into one of Israel's touchiest issues Monday on the first major stop of her tour of the country — Jewish religious practices that separate men and women.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Entertainer Glauber to present two programs

    Entertainer Rich Glauber is bringing two programs for adults and children of all ages at the Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. S.E.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Albany Democrat-Herald

Quotes

  1. "I think he is simply the greatest entertainer that ever lived," Gordy said, drawing a standing ovation and a roar of approval from the thousands in the Los Angeles Staples Center.
    on Jul 7, 2009 By: Berry Gordy Source: ABC News

  2. "Blake, you're not the best singer in this competition. But you're the best entertainer I think we've had," Simon Cowell said.
    on May 22, 2007 By: Simon Cowell Source: FOXNews

  3. "I come to you today with great sadness, acknowledging the loss of the greatest entertainer in the history of mankind. For me he was more than that, he was my idol, he was a role model, he was someone to cry to when my childhood was unbearable, he...
    on Jun 25, 2009 By: Corey Feldman Source: Pattaya Daily News

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