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teacher's pet

noun [C] uk   /ˌtiː.tʃəzˈpet/  us   /-tʃɚz-/ disapproving
a student in a class who is liked best by the teacher and therefore treated better than the other students
Translations of “teacher's pet”
in Chinese (Traditional) 教師的寵兒,老師面前的紅人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 教师的宠儿,老师面前的红人儿…
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