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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /klaʊn/
    • /klaʊn/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /klaʊn/

Definitions of clowns word

  • noun clowns Plural form of clown. 1
  • noun clowns plural of clown. 0
  • verb clowns third-person singular simple present indicative form of clown. 0

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Parts of speech for Clowns


clowns popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 97% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for clowns

noun clowns

  • wits — the keen perception and cleverly apt expression of those connections between ideas that awaken amusement and pleasure. Synonyms: drollery, facetiousness, waggishness, repartee.
  • antics — Antics are funny, silly, or unusual ways of behaving.
  • punches — the chief male character in a Punch-and-Judy show.
  • louts — an awkward, stupid person; clumsy, ill-mannered boor; oaf.
  • boors — a churlish, rude, or unmannerly person.

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