Synonyms for Clownklaʊn

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term Clown

Princeton's WordNet

  1. clown, buffoon(noun)

    a rude or vulgar fool

    buffoon, goof, clown, goofball, merry andrew

  2. clown, buffoon, goof, goofball, merry andrew(verb)

    a person who amuses others by ridiculous behavior

    cuckoo, jackass, goose, goof, fathead, bozo, buffoon, clown, merry andrew, twat, zany, goofball

  3. clown, clown around, antic(verb)

    act as or like a clown

    antic, clown, clown around


  1. clown(noun)

    A person who acts in a silly fashion.

    fool, buffoon

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. clown(n.)

    rustic, peasant, swain, ploughman, countryman, bumpkin, lout, clodpole, boor, hind

  2. clown(n.)

    churl, ill-bred man

  3. clown(n.)

    buffoon, fool, mountebank, harlequin, jester, droll, punch, zany, scaramouch, merry andrew, jack-pudding, pickle-herring

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

buffoon, bozo, joker, wiseass, clowning, jester, bimbo, joke, mug, mage, fool

Translations for Clown

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for Clown »


Find a translation for the Clown synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these Clown synonyms with the community:


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"Clown." STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 24 Jul 2017. <>.

Are we missing a good synonym for Clown?

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Clown:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.