Definitions for jesterˈdʒɛs tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jester, fool, motley fool(noun)

    a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages


  1. jester(Noun)

    one who jests, jokes or mocks

  2. jester(Noun)

    a person in bright garb and foolu2019s cap who amused a mediaeval royal court.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jester(noun)

    a buffoon; a merry-andrew; a court fool

  2. Jester(noun)

    a person addicted to jesting, or to indulgence in light and amusing talk


  1. Jester

    Jester is the name of several Marvel Comics supervillains.

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