Examples and usage of CLOWN
To better understand the meaning of CLOWN, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word CLOWN
"Yet the clown stood up and laughed till he laughed no more"- The word/phrase 'clown' was used by 'Rabindranath Tagore' in 'The fugitive'.
"Clown"- 'George Eliot' has used the clown in the novel Middlemarch.
"The clown dimmler and the lady nikolai opened the dance"- To understand the meaning of clown, please see the following usage by Leo Tolstoy in War and peace.
CLOWN usage in Proverbs/Idioms
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Usage of "CLOWN": Examples from famous English Poetry
"In ancient days by emperor and clown"
- This term clown was used by John Keats in the Poem Ode to a nightingale.
"I listened to the hunger-hearted clown"
- This term clown was used by James Elroy Flecker in the Poem Pavlovna in london.
"Like ape or clown, in monstrous garb"
- This term clown was used by Oscar Wilde in the Poem The ballad of reading gaol.