Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who tells or plays jokes; a joker.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who tells jokes; a joker
  • n. A person who plays practical jokes
  • n. jester, court jester

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person who enjoys telling or playing jokes

Etymologies

Derived from joke +‎ -ster. (Wiktionary)

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