A ridiculous but amusing person; a clown
- However, before dismissing the generals as mere incompetent buffoons, we must establish the context
- If we can’t laugh at a caricature of ourselves, then maybe we have a lot more in common with these self-important buffoons than we think
- Far from being a bunch of incompetent buffoons the agency was assigned the delicate task of choosing the target
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Definition from Oxford Dictionaries