Synonyms for pantaloon
- life of the party
- practical joker
- standup comic
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PANTALOON
Pantaloon flung a great arm about the young man's shoulders.
"That is the delusion proper to Pierrot," said Pantaloon, contemptuously.
But it is rarely that I find it necessary to call myself other than Pantaloon.
"That is a very original and profound discovery," said Pantaloon, quite seriously.
A comrade slit down the leg of the pantaloon with a knife, when lo!
They made a regular clown and pantaloon o' the pair, I'm told.
How often have we wished that the Pantaloon were our god-father!
He is attended by Pantaloon, who carries on the usual by-play with Arlecchino.
On a night of carnival how greedily the crowd assumes the pantaloon!
A comical creature, surely, this Chinaman, the pantaloon of civilization.
skinny, foolish old man in Italian comedy, 1580s; see pantaloons. As a kind of leggings, 1660s.