Translation of "clown" - English-Spanish dictionary

clown

noun uk /klaʊn/ us /klɑʊn/

A2 someone with funny clothes and a painted face, who makes people laugh by being silly

payaso, -a

(Translation of “clown” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

clown

noun /klaun/

a person who works in a circus, performing funny acts (usually ridiculously dressed)

payaso
a troupe of circus clowns.

any person who behaves ridiculously

payaso
He’s always acting the clown (= behaving like a clown).
clownish adjective

bufonesco
a clownish grin.

(Translation of “clown” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)