A comedy or pantomime in which Harlequin is the main attraction.
Farcical clowning or buffoonery.
That part of a play or pantomime in which the Harlequin and the clown play leading parts.
Comic pranks; lively, mischievous antics; buffoonery.
Origin of harlequinade
Obsolete French from harlequin harlequin harlequin