clown around

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Verb1.clown around - act as or like a clownclown around - act as or like a clown    
jest, joke - act in a funny or teasing way
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CHILDREN are invited to clown around at a top Tyneside book emporium.
The next time you want to clown around, remember there's a little clown inside you waiting to pop out.
CHILDREN can clown around and get involved in crazy circus capers in this year's Summer Reading Challenge.
STRICTLY Come Dancing star Pamela Stephenson's clearly been swept off her feet by partner James Jordan as they clown around in Scotland.
The owner of the Little Red Sweet Shop and Clown Around, both on Abergele Road said he'd had his windows smashed by drunks four times in four years.
CHILDREN who like to clown around have the chance to learn some circus skills as part of a programme of activities in at Lawrence Sheriff School, in Clifton Road, Rugby, tomorrow from 10am-to noon, or 1pm-to 3pm.
The mum-of-three set up Clown Around Scotland Ltd three years ago after spotting a gap in the market for a soft play area.