Definition of tummler in English:

tummler

Line breaks: tumm|ler
Pronunciation: /ˈtʊmlə
 
/

noun

US
  • A professional comedian or entertainer, especially one whose function is to encourage an audience, guests at a resort, etc. to participate in the entertainments or activities.

Origin

1960s: Yiddish, from German tummeln 'to stir'.

More definitions of tummler

Definition of tummler in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea