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American English: /klaʊn/
British English: /klaʊn/

Translation of clown in Spanish:


  • he's the school/office clown
    es el payaso del colegio/de la oficina
    Example sentences
    • Back then, children were expected to entertain themselves, which is how Lucky learnt to play the clown.
    • And to that end, he teaches serious professionals how to play the clown.
    • He had a restless, attention-seeking nature and loved to play the clown.

Phrasal verbs

clown about

intransitive verb clown around

clown around

intransitive verb
hacer payasadas
hacer el payaso (Spain)
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