noun, plural clown·er·ies for 2.
- clownish behavior.
- an instance of this.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for clownery
The clownery and pantaloonery of these pantomimes have clean passed out of my head.
As to his father's ignorance and clownery, 'twas as good metall in the oare which wants excoriating and refineing.