eternal student Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “eternal student” in the English Dictionary

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eternal studentnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   humorous
someone who ​tries to ​avoid getting a ​job for as ​long as ​possible by taking more ​educationalcourses
(Definition of eternal student from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eternal student”
in Chinese (Simplified) (为逃避工作而尽量拖长学业的)永修生…
in Chinese (Traditional) (爲逃避工作而儘量拖長學業的)永休生(職業學生)…
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