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Synonyms for Clownklaʊn

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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

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