class clown


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class clown

A mischievous or impudent student who frequently disrupts the class with jokes, pranks, or wry comments as a means of drawing attention to him- or herself. Every teacher has to deal with class clowns eventually.
See also: class, clown
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Teaching Class Clowns (And What They Can Teach Us).
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CLASS clown Bruno Tonioli assuming what the show needs most is some expressive mime tomfoolery.
There was that one person who was class clown and another who was voted most likely to be President.
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Arrers fans may well remember Webster making a pig's ear of trying to see off class clown Glenn Moody at the Lakeside almost two years ago.
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Dear Can't Make Them Laugh, You don't have to be the class clown to be one of the gang.
Purkey, a former class clown and retired professor of counselor education at the U.