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dunce

noun [C] uk   us   /dʌns/ disapproving
a person who is slow to learn or stupid, especially at school
Translations of “dunce”
in Vietnamese người tối dạ…
in Spanish tonto…
in Thai คนสมองทึบ…
in Malaysian lembap…
in French cancre…
in German der Dummkopf…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拙笨者, (尤指)遲鈍的學生…
in Indonesian anak bodoh…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拙笨者, (尤指)迟钝的学生…
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