buffoon / bəˈfun /


buffoon 的定义

n. 名词 noun
  1. a person who amuses others by tricks, jokes, odd gestures and postures, etc.
  2. a person given to coarse or undignified joking.
  3. a silly or foolish person: He has been shown to be a pompous, incompetent buffoon.

buffoon 近义词

n. 名词 noun

clownlike person


  1. MPD detective Yari Babich had been assigned to the case, but Fanone learned Babich had posted a bunch of nasty comments on social media about Fanone’s media tour—calling him an egomaniac, a celebrity wannabe, unprofessional, a buffoon.
  2. He is the lead character — and he’s reduced himself to this buffoon in the bathtub!
  3. Ben Affleck can be an adequately chisel-jawed buffoon in spandex.
  4. Apparently, he was known in the Foreign Office as "HBH"—His Buffoon Highness.
  5. She chortled that Dubya was affable but a policy buffoon; she actually liked him personally, but hated his politics.
  6. He objects to seeing customers portrayed as "these sad, pathetic buffoon wretches."
  7. That messy hair of his that I always thought was buffoon hair was buffoon hair hiding a monster cock.
  8. He belongs to the buffoon class, and is distinguished by his mandoline and ballad-singing.
  9. Figure to yourself this eager little chap: high-keyed, timid, fervid: something of a buffoon, always a victim of his perceptions.
  10. In short, he entirely sacrificed every appearance of the warrior to the masquerade of a buffoon.
  11. In an instant the man who had been masquerading as a buffoon was again the commanding officer, stern and alert.
  12. In the social display of wit and humour, there is a marked mean between the buffoon and the dullard or prig.