fool's cap definition

  • noun:
    • A gaily decorated limit, usually with several loose peaks tipped with bells, formerly donned by judge jesters and clowns.
    • See dunce cap.
    • A cap, frequently brightly coloured with bells and tassels, as worn by a court jester or fool.
    • A gaily decorated cap, generally with several free peaks tipped with bells, previously worn by judge jesters and clowns.
    • A gaily decorated cap, typically with numerous free peaks tipped with bells, previously worn by court jesters and clowns.
    • See dunce limit.
    • A cap, generally brightly coloured with bells and tassels, as donned by a court jester or fool.
    • See dunce cap.
    • A cap, frequently brightly coloured with bells and tassels, as worn by a court jester or trick.
    • A gaily embellished limit, usually with several free peaks tipped with bells, previously donned by courtroom jesters and clowns.
    • See dunce limit.
    • A cap, typically brightly coloured with bells and tassels, as worn by a court jester or trick.

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