teacher's pet Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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teacher's petnoun [C]

uk   /ˌtiː.tʃəzˈpet/  us   /-tʃɚz-/ disapproving
a ​student in a ​class who is ​likedbest by the ​teacher and ​thereforetreatedbetter than the other ​students
(Definition of teacher's pet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “teacher's pet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 教师的宠儿,老师面前的红人儿…
in Chinese (Traditional) 教師的寵兒,老師面前的紅人…
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