act like a clown


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  • clown — clownish, adj. clownishly, adv. clownishness, n. /klown/, n. 1. a comic performer, as in a circus, theatrical production, or the like, who wears an outlandish costume and makeup and entertains by pantomiming common situations or actions in… …   Universalium

  • clown — [[t]klaʊn[/t]] n. 1) a comic performer, esp. in a circus, who wears an outlandish costume and makeup and pantomimes common situations in exaggerated fashion, often also juggling, tumbling, etc 2) a joker or buffoon; jester 3) a prankster or… …   From formal English to slang

  • clown — /klaʊn / (say klown) noun 1. a jester or buffoon, as in a circus or similar entertainment. 2. Colloquial a fool; idiot. 3. a peasant; a rustic. 4. a coarse, ill bred person; a boor. –verb (i) 5. to act like a clown. –phrase 6. clown around, to… …   Australian English dictionary

  • clown around — verb act as or like a clown • Syn: ↑clown, ↑antic • Derivationally related forms: ↑antic (for: ↑antic), ↑clown (for: ↑clown), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • clown — n. & v. n. 1 a comic entertainer, esp. in a pantomime or circus, usu. with traditional costume and make up. 2 a silly, foolish, or playful person. 3 archaic a rustic. v. 1 intr. (often foll. by about, around) behave like a clown; act foolishly or …   Useful english dictionary

  • clown — I. noun Etymology: probably of Low German origin; akin to Frisian klönne clumsy fellow, Old English clyne lump of metal Date: 1563 1. farmer, countryman 2. a rude ill bred person ; boor 3. a. a fool, jester, or comedian in an entertainment (as a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Clown Virus — The Goodies episode Episode no. Series 5 Episode 38 (of 76) Produced by Starring …   Wikipedia

  • Act structure — explains how a plot of a film story is composed. Just like plays (Staged drama) have Acts , critics and screenwriters tend to divide films into acts; though films don t require to be physically broken down as such in reality. Whereas plays are… …   Wikipedia

  • Clown — This article is about the comic performer. For other uses, see Clown (disambiguation). A typical clown Clowns are comic performers stereotypicall …   Wikipedia

  • The Magic Clown — infobox television show name = The Magic Clown aka = Bonomo, The Magic Clown caption = Zovella, The Magic Clown, and Laffy. NBC promotional photograph, 1951 format = Children s television series rating = runtime = 15 minutes creator = Tico Bonomo …   Wikipedia

  • Bozo the Clown — is a clown character whose widespread franchising in early television made him the best known clown character in the United States.fact|date=July 2008HistoryCreated as a character in 1946 by Alan W. Livingston who produced a children s… …   Wikipedia

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