noun, plural Pun·chi·nel·los, Pun·chi·nel·loes.
Origin of Punchinello
Related Words for punchinellofool, jester, mime, buffoon, comedian, comic, prankster, cut-up, madcap, harlequin, wag, ribald, jokester, punch, joker, mountebank, wit, zany, antic, humorist
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Historical Examples of punchinello
A punchinello jarred against him with: “Pardonnez moi, pardie!”The Strollers
Frederic S. Isham
It is also from Naples that we have taken the Punchinello dance.A Treatise on the Art of Dancing
Punchinello asks Columbine who has been with her, and she replies, "Only the servant."Stars of the Opera
Punchinello traveled around the world in company with a circus.
Kings and queens had often hailed him thus, for Punchinello pleased all folk.
noun plural -los or -loes
Word Origin for Punchinello