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bluestocking

noun [C] uk   /ˈbluːˌstɒk.ɪŋ/  us   /-ˌstɑː.kɪŋ/ old-fashioned
an intelligent and well-educated woman who spends most of her time studying and is therefore not approved of by some men
Translations of “bluestocking”
in Chinese (Traditional) (不招某些男人喜歡的)才女…
in Chinese (Simplified) (不招某些男人喜欢的)女才子,才女…
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