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dum·bo

 (dŭm′bō)
n. pl. dum·bos Slang
A person regarded as stupid.

dumbo

(ˈdʌmbəʊ)
n, pl -bos
slang a slow-witted unintelligent person
[C20: after the flying elephant in Dumbo, the Walt Disney cartoon released in 1941]
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dumbo

noun
Slang. A mentally dull person:
Slang: dimwit, dumbbell.
Translations

dumbo

[ˈdʌmbəʊ] Ntonto/a m/f

dumbo

n (inf: = stupid person) → Doofkopp m (inf)

dumbo

[ˈdʌmbəʊ] n (fam) → scemo/a
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