An unforeseen but important difficulty, fact, or circumstance.
An actor who plays comic parts
(Prison jargon) A child molester.
A buffoon character appearing in stage and street performances.
A fellow; a guy.
An opera singer, generally a bass, who plays a comic role
A comic book.
(Now Rare) A droll person; jester
A person with little or no judgment, common sense, wisdom, etc.; silly or stupid person; simpleton
(Person, proper) A traditional comic character in pantomime, who wears a mask and spangled, diamond-patterned tights of many colors and sometimes carries a wooden wand or sword
A person skilled in the expression of humor; esp., a professional writer or teller of amusing stories, jokes, etc.
A person with profound intellectual disability having a mental age below three years and generally unable to learn connected speech or guard against common dangers. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
(US, slang, pejorative) A dull or stupid person.
A person who jests; esp., a professional fool employed by a medieval ruler for amusement
A disease or disorder producing symptoms like those of another.
The definition of a playboy is a man who has lots of casual sex.
One who plays tricks or pranks.
The words or other products of expression used in this way:
A comical or humorous person; joker; wit
Intellectual ability; faculty of thinking, reasoning.
A ludicrous, buffoonish character in old comedies who attempts feebly to mimic the tricks of the clown.
Find another word for buffoon. In this page you can discover 33 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for buffoon, like: joker, clown, comedian, goof, goofball, merry-andrew, hanswurst, pantalone, polichinelle, pulcinella and jack-pudding.