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Synonyms for buffoonerybuf·foon·e·ry

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  1. buffoonery, clowning, japery, frivolity, harlequinade, pranknoun

    acting like a clown or buffoon

    Synonyms:
    funniness, joke, trick, comedy, caper, drollery, bagatelle, put-on, frippery, antic, fluff, frivolity, prank, harlequinade, frivolousness, japery, clowning

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  1. buffoonerynoun

    Synonyms:
    jesting (of a low sort), mummery, foolery, tomfoolery, harlequinade, low pranks, vulgar tricks

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How to use buffoonery in a sentence?

  1. Scott Reed:

    I'm not surprised it's not a fever on the campaign trail, it was a long time ago, and we had a great election in the meantime -- so it kind of overshadowed that critical buffoonery.

  2. Wendell Anthony:

    Detroit Branch NAACP president grows out of( the) past and a recognition that often is linked to buffoonery and to less than, we are outraged by this former employee's actions and condemn the behavior she chose to engage in. These type of incidents are disgusting and will never be tolerated or pushed aside at Oakland County.

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