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don't-know Line breaks: don't-know

Definition of don't-know in English:


A person who disclaims knowledge, especially one who is undecided when replying to an opinion poll or questionnaire.
Example sentences
  • So, come to think of it, I would have been part of the 3 to 4 per cent don't-knows.

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