Synonyms for clowning

Synonyms for (noun) clowning

Synonyms: prank, buffoonery, clowning, japery, harlequinade, frivolity

Definition: acting like a clown or buffoon

Similar words: tomfoolery, craziness, lunacy, folly, foolery, indulgence

Definition: foolish or senseless behavior

Synonyms: drollery, clowning, comedy, funniness

Definition: a comic incident or series of incidents

Similar words: sport, play, fun

Definition: verbal wit or mockery (often at another's expense but not to be taken seriously)

Usage: he became a figure of fun; he said it in sport