A circus or birthday clown displayed with white face makeup, a red nose, exaggerated eyes and smile, and two tufts of hair (red or blue). Commonly used as comment on TikTok or other social media platforms to indicate that a person is foolish, idiotic and/or selfish.
May instead describe something that is creepy or scary. Sometimes used as an unflattering alias for Donald Trump.
📅 Clown Face was approved as part of Unicode 9.0 in 2016
and added to Emoji 3.0 in 2016.