Buffooneries


Buffooneries
Buffoonery Buf*foon"er*y, n.; pl. {Buffooneries}. [F. bouffonnerie.] The arts and practices of a buffoon, as low jests, ridiculous pranks, vulgar tricks and postures. [1913 Webster]

Nor that it will ever constitute a wit to conclude a tart piece of buffoonery with a ``What makes you blush?'' --Spectator. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.