from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A clown; a buffoon.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Alternative spelling of Merry Andrew.; clown; buffoon.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One whose business is to make sport for others; a buffoon; a zany; especially, one who attends a mountebank or quack doctor.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One whose business it is to make sport for others by jokes and ridiculous posturing; a buffoon; a clown.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person who amuses others by ridiculous behavior
merry + the name Andrew.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)