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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cartoonistnoun

    a person who draws cartoons


  1. cartoonistnoun

    Person who creates a cartoon or strip cartoons.

  2. cartoonistnoun

    Person who both writes and illustrates comic books or graphic novels.


  1. Cartoonist

    A cartoonist is a visual artist who specializes in both drawing and writing cartoons (individual images) or comics (sequential images). Cartoonists differ from comics writers or comic book illustrators in that they produce both the literary and graphic components of the work as part of their practice. Cartoonists may work in a variety of formats, including booklets, comic strips, comic books, editorial cartoons, graphic novels, manuals, gag cartoons, storyboards, posters, shirts, books, advertisements, greeting cards, magazines, newspapers, webcomics, and video game packaging.


  1. cartoonist

    A cartoonist is a professional artist who creates cartoons, comic strips, or animations, either for print or digital media. These works often involve humor or satire and may be used for entertainment, political commentary, or advertising. Cartoonists may work for newspapers, magazines, websites, or film and television production companies.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cartoonistnoun

    one skilled in drawing cartoons


  1. Cartoonist

    A cartoonist is a visual artist who specializes in drawing cartoons. This work is often created for entertainment, political commentary or advertising. Cartoonists may work in many formats, such as animation, booklets, comic strips, comic books, editorial cartoons, graphic novels, manuals, gag cartoons or video game packaging.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cartoonist in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cartoonist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of cartoonist in a Sentence

  1. Scott Adams:

    Most success springs from an obstacle or failure. I became a cartoonist largely because I failed in my goal of becoming a successful executive.

  2. Sudhir Tailang:

    It's very difficult for a cartoonist living in this part of the world to be able to freely express opinions on religion.

  3. Najmaddin Faraj Ahmad:

    Whoever offends our religion and our honor, must understand that this is a conflict about life and death, the cartoonist has become a fighting heathen whom it is permissible to kill.

  4. Mark Hamill:

    A cartoonist creates his whole universe without any input.

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  • Trickzeichnerin, Cartoonistin, Zeichnerin, Trickzeichner, Comiczeichnerin, Karikaturistin, Cartoonist, Zeichner, Karikaturenzeichnerin, Comiczeichner, Karikaturist, KarikaturenzeichnerGerman
  • dibujanteSpanish
  • کارتونیستPersian
  • pilapiirtäjä, sarjakuvapiirtäjäFinnish
  • dessinateur, dessinateur de dessins animés, cartooniste, dessinatrice de dessins animés, dessinateur de bande dessinée, dessinatriceFrench
  • vignettistaItalian
  • 漫画家Japanese
  • 漫畵家, 만화가Korean
  • карикатурист, цртачMacedonian
  • striptekenares, striptekenaarDutch
  • cartunista, chargista, desenhistaPortuguese
  • карикатурист, карикатуристка, художник-мультипликаторRussian
  • hikarigan, karigan, jikariganVolapük

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