dunce cap also dunce's cap (dŭn′sĭz)
A cone-shaped paper cap, formerly placed on the head of a slow or lazy pupil. Also called fool's cap.
|Noun||1.||dunce's cap - a cone-shaped paper hat formerly placed on the head of slow or lazy pupils|chapeau
- headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim