buffoon Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"buffoon" in British English

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buffoonnoun [C]

uk   us   /bəˈfuːn/
a ​person who does ​silly things, usually to make other ​peoplelaugh: Doesn't he get ​tired of playing the buffoon in ​class?
buffoonery
noun [U] uk   /bəˈfuː.nər.i/  us   /-nɚ-/
(Definition of buffoon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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buffoonnoun [C]

 us   /bəˈfun/
a ​person who does ​silly things, sometimes ​intentionally, that make other ​peoplelaugh: He was not the buffoon that ​people said he was.
(Definition of buffoon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “buffoon”
in Chinese (Simplified) 小丑, 滑稽可笑的人…
in Turkish aptal, salak, şapşal (argo)…
in Russian шут…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小丑, 滑稽可笑的人…
in Polish bufon…
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