- The person in a comedy duo who speaks lines which give a comedian the opportunity to make jokes.More example sentences
- But comedy needs opposites, a straight man and a gagster.
- The team were very much a double act, but not one with a definite straight man or funny man.
- It's rough when an established comedic actor tries to become a straight man.
More definitions of straight manDefinition of straight man in:
- The US English dictionary