Definition Of jester
a professional joker or “fool” at a medieval court, typically wearing a cap with bells on it and carrying a mock scepter.
The gray-furred Child laughed, cavorting around the confused guards like a court jester in a medieval kingdom.
Example Of jester
Adamson's Feste sings well and impresses as a talented professional court jester , but misses the deeper, darker tones of the part.
Being mad as a porphyric hatter, evidently, monarchy just went along with those jolly court jesters , and then damned the resulting tea party.
Children clowned around with a jester at a fun workshop on April Fool's Day.
Like the jester at a medieval court whose caperings and quips recalled the king to sanity, he aimed only to remind the world of its duty.
Many jesters and fools spoke a gibberish language called Grammelot that was first described over 500 years ago.