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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “ignoramus”


noun [C]     /ˌɪɡ.nəˈreɪ.məs/
a person who knows nothing
I'm a complete ignoramus where computers are concerned.
Stupid and silly people
(Definition of ignoramus noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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