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Noun: clowning  klaw-ning
  1. Acting like a clown or buffoon
    - buffoonery, japery, frivolity, harlequinade, prank
     
  2. A comic incident or series of incidents
    - drollery, comedy, funniness
Verb: clown  klawn
  1. Act as or like a clown
    - clown around, antic [archaic]

Derived forms: clownings

Type of: craziness, folly, foolery, fun, indulgence, jest, joke, lunacy, play, sport, tomfoolery

Encyclopedia: Clowning

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