Clowning around 胡闹

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Image caption Clowns at the 4th annual Latin American Clown Congress in Guatemala City. Photo by Rodrigo Abd.


當某人在胡鬧或裝小丑的時候你就可以用 clowning around 來形容。


Stop clowning around and put your coat on. We're going to be late!

I meant to do so much work today but ended up clowning around most of the day.

He was a terrible student - always clowning around in classes.


To fool someone 是另一個短語,意思是騙人,讓人相信一件不真實的事。

Example: I used to fool the bar staff and get served beer when I was only 16.