gagwriter gagwriter

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who writes comic material for public performers

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He is an ex-radio gagwriter who severely judges his own work by the standards of the great English novelists.
  2. West German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt may be in the market for a new gagwriter.
  3. Director Cy Howard, a former gagwriter, keeps things lively by providing his performers with shrewd bits of comic business.
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