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Pronunciation of Clown: Learn how to pronounce Clown in English correctly

Learn how to say Clown correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word clown:

a comic entertainer, usually grotesquely costumed and made up, appearing in the circus
any performer who elicits an amused response
someone who plays jokes or tricks
a person who acts in a comic or buffoon-like manner
a coarse clumsy rude person; boor
(archaic) a countryman or rustic
verb (intransitive)
to perform as a clown
to play jokes or tricks
to act foolishly
Derived Forms
ˈclownery noun
ˈclownish adjective
ˈclownishly adverb
ˈclownishness noun
Word Origin
C16: perhaps of Low German origin; compare Frisian klönne, Icelandic klunni clumsy fellow