English to Shona Meaning :: dunce

Dunce :
dunce
duncedunces
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Noun(1) a stupid person; these words are used to express a low opinion of someone's intelligence

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(1) The prose is clear enough that a math dunce like me can grasp it, and the superhero examples are enough, I think, to interest even someone who already knows physics.(2) ÔÇÿI was branded a dunce , without question,ÔÇÖ he says.(3) And I think I can say, with all fairness, that the management thinks I'm an air-headed dunce .(4) Whatever grand claims spin-doctors make of their fabled and bewitching powers, they can no more teach a dunce to run the Department for Education than make a marquee the most exciting destination of the new millennium.(5) Or, put another way, the elections were a success and a great moral victory; but the ideas that led up to them were the purest examples of bone-headed bungling; and the man who thought them all up was a dunce .(6) he was baffled by arithmetic and they called him a dunce at school(7) Plus, I'm a total dunce - I didn't even realise that ÔÇÿsurprise partyÔÇÖ noise was a cock-up.(8) I know for a fact that I sound like a complete dunce when I leave my number, which takes twice as long as it should because I fail to plan ahead and have to wrack my brain for the Spanish translation of every digit.(9) In his early days, even the Master of Crime was a dunce .(10) I'm such a dunce walking into a stupid place like this but its not like they could identify me.(11) For every liberal dunce, there is a conservative dunce .(12) As a reward, best-performing authorities will get greater financial freedom while the dunces face the threat of external intervention to sort them out.(13) But depression returned when we kept thinking it was dominated by ignorant dunces .(14) If the Night Agency is willing to employ such airheads at their office, what kind of dunces do you think they'd employ for your client?(15) The advertiser also takes us to be such dunces in whose heads he has to ram his message again and again.(16) Far from being instinct-driven dunces held back by a three-second memory, fish were cunning, manipulative, cultured and socially aware.
Related Words
(1) dunce cap ::
dunce chivharo
Synonyms
Noun
1. fool ::
dutununu
2. idiot ::
fuza
3. stupid person ::
benzi munhu
4. simpleton ::
simpleton
5. ignoramus ::
ignoramus
6. dullard ::
dullard
7. dummy ::
chokunyepera
8. dumbo ::
dumbo
9. thickhead ::
thickhead
10. nitwit ::
nitwit
11. dimwit ::
dimwit
13. moron ::
moron
14. cretin ::
cretin
15. imbecile ::
imbecile
17. dope ::
dope
18. boob ::
boob
19. chump ::
chump
20. hoser ::
hoser
21. numbskull ::
numbskull
23. nincompoop ::
nincompoop
24. mouth-breather ::
muromo-breather
25. fathead ::
fathead
26. airhead ::
airhead
27. butthead ::
butthead
28. birdbrain ::
birdbrain
29. scissorbill ::
scissorbill
31. ninny ::
ninny
32. ass ::
mbongoro
33. doofus ::
doofus
34. goof ::
goof
35. meatball ::
meatball
36. schmuck ::
schmuck
37. bozo ::
bozo
38. lummox ::
lummox
39. knuckle-dragger ::
goona-dragger
Antonyms
1. brain ::
pfungwa
2. genius ::
shasha
Different Forms
dunce, dunces
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

These guys usually get a dunce
to pull the trigger, right?

These guys usually get a DUNCE to pull the trigger, right?

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 8


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