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  Words related to clown

Related / Similar Words: buffoon, merry andrew, clown around, antic

 

Definition:
  • a person who amuses others by ridiculous behavior;
  • a rude or vulgar fool;
  • act as or like a clown;

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    Hyponyms: harlequin, jester, fool, motley fool, whiteface, zany, Kelly, Emmett Kelly, Weary Willie, Pantaloon

     

    Derivational Morphology: clown around, antic, joke, prank, trick, caper, put-on, buffoon, merry andrew, drollery, clowning, comedy, funniness, buffoonery, frivolity, harlequinade

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 小丑   Croatian: klaun  
    Dutch: De clown   French: clown  
    German: Clown   Greek: κλόουν  
    Hebrew: ליצן   Ido: klauno  
    Italian: pagliaccio   Korean: 어릿광대  
    Norwegian: klovn   Portuguese: palhaço  
    Russian: клоун   Slovene: klovn  
    Spanish: payaso  
     
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