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foolish or playful behavior or practice

The meaning of the word buffoonery is foolish or playful behavior or practice.

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inquisitivegiven to examination or investigation
exaltto raise in rank, power, or character
rifeprevalent especially to an increasing degree
missilecapable of being thrown or projected to strike a distant object
colandera perforated utensil for washing or draining food
promulgateto make (an idea, belief, etc.) known to many people by open declaration : proclaim
obfuscateto throw into shadow : darken
whetto sharpen by rubbing on or with something (such as a stone)
serendipitythe faculty or phenomenon of finding valuable or agreeable things not sought for
sharda piece or fragment of a brittle substance