Translation of clown in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /klaʊn/


  • payaso, (masculine, feminine) he's the school/office clown es el payaso del colegio/de la oficina
    More 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/verbo intransitivo

  • clown (around o about)

    hacer* payasadas, payasear, hacer* el payaso (Spain/España)

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