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jest·er

 (jĕs′tər)
n.
1. One given to jesting.
2. A fool or buffoon at medieval courts.

jester

(ˈdʒɛstə)
n
a professional clown employed by a king or nobleman, esp at courts during the Middle Ages

jest•er

(ˈdʒɛs tər)

n.
1. a person who is given to jesting.
2. a professional fool or clown, esp. at a medieval court.
[1325–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jester - a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Agesjester - a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages
merry andrew, buffoon, clown, goof, goofball - a person who amuses others by ridiculous behavior

jester

noun
1. fool, clown, harlequin, zany, madcap, prankster, buffoon, pantaloon, mummer a chap dressed as a court jester
2. humorist, comic, wit, comedian, wag, joker, dag (N.Z. informal), quipster, joculator or (fem.) joculatrix he is the class jester writ large

jester

noun
A person whose words or actions provoke or are intended to provoke amusement or laughter:
Informal: card.
Translations
مُهَرِّج، مَزّاح، بَهْلول
šašek
hofnarnar
hovinarrinarri
udvari bolond
hirîfífl

jester

[ˈdʒestəʳ] Nbufón m

jester

[ˈdʒɛstər] nbouffon m

jester

n
(Hist) → Narr m; the King’s jesterder Hofnarr
(= joker)Spaßvogel m, → Witzbold m (inf)

jester

[ˈdʒɛstəʳ] n (also court jester) → buffone m (di corte)

jest

(dʒest) noun
a joke; something done or said to cause amusement.
verb
to joke.
ˈjester noun
in former times, a man employed in the courts of kings, nobles etc to amuse them with jokes etc.
in jest
as a joke; not seriously. speaking in jest.
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