A person whose words or actions provoke or are intended to provoke amusement or laughter
Dean handed the phone to his wife as the light went on like in the comic books—a flashing bulb of inspiration.
Maccius Plautus (c. 254-184) was the greatest comic dramatist of Rome.
A fragment of the comic poet 1 Aristotle, An.
There was something peculiar about it, quite unsoldierly, rather comic, but extremely attractive.