noun, plural ig·no·ra·mus·es.
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Origin of ignoramus
Words nearby ignoramus
Example sentences from the Web for ignoramus
Is he really an ignoramus mistakenly granted admission ahead of deserving students because his parents know the right people?
A demagogue must be neither an educated nor an honest man; he has to be an ignoramus and a rogue.
He was looked upon as a fool, as an imbecile, as an ignoramus.In Search of a Son|William Shepard Walsh
Is that all that he knows of that hateful watchword—strategy—nausea repeated by every ignoramus and imbecile?Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862|Adam Gurowski
Finally, the orator turned straight in my direction and said, "Ignoramus!"The Story of Chautauqua|Jesse Lyman Hurlbut
What in the world can the teacher be thinking of, to keep such an ignoramus in the class?Hector's Inheritance|Horatio Alger
After all, perhaps, you will find me only an ignoramus, though I fancy myself quite an adept.Manners, Vol 1 of 3|Frances Brooke