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

Translation of clown in Spanish:

noun

  • payaso, (-sa) (masculine, feminine)
    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.

intransitive verb

  • clown (around o about)

    hacer payasadas
    hacer el payaso (Spain)

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    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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