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dumbo

Saltos de línea: dumbo
Pronunciación: /ˈdʌmbəʊ
 
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Definición de dumbo en inglés:

sustantivo (plural dumbos)

informal
A stupid person.
Example sentences
  • After lengthy consideration I decided that the intellectual standard was a bit too high already for some of you dumbos out there, so instead I am starting a review column.
  • Identify all the dumbos out there - in politics, in government, wherever they may find themselves - and invariably they are not readers.
  • And all us poor dumbos at home in our lounge-rooms lose.

Origen

1950s (originally US): from dumb + -o, popularized by the 1941 cartoon film Dumbo.

Words that rhyme with dumbo

Colombo, gumbo, jumbo, mumbo-jumbo, umbo

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Palabra del día tenebrous
Pronunciación: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure