Definitions

from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A gaily decorated cap, usually with a number of loose peaks tipped with bells, formerly worn by court jesters and clowns.
  • n. See dunce cap.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A cap, usually brightly coloured with bells and tassels, as worn by a court jester or fool.

Etymologies

foolĀ ("jester, entertainer") + cap (Wiktionary)

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