dunce

239 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[dˈʌns], [dˈʌns], [d_ˈʌ_n_s]
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Synonyms for Dunce:

fool (noun)

blockhead, bonehead, bungler, chuckle-head, clod, crackpot, cretin, dimwit, dolt, dullard, dumbbell, dummy, fool, half-wit, idiot, ignoramus, imbecile, knuckle-head, lame-brain, loon, meathead, moron, nincompoop, nitwit, simpleton.

ignoramus (noun)

birdbrain, buffoon, scatterbrain.

Other synonyms and related words:

Boeotian, Charlie, Chucklehead, Clodpoll, Git, Hardhead, Mome, Mooncalf, Neanderthal, Ninnyhammer, Noddy, Psychology retardate, Stupe, ability, absurd, airhead, asinine, berk, block, boob, booby, boofhead, boor, brainless, brutish, bubblehead, bufflehead, bumpkin, cabbagehead, childish, chowderhead, chump, clodhopper, clodpate, clodpole, clot, clown, cluck, clueless, clunk, cow, crass, cuddy, dabbler, daft, deadhead, deep, dense, dilettante, dim, dim-wit, ding-a-ling, ding-dong, dingbat, dip, dodo, dolthead, doltish, donkey, doofus, dopey, dork, drip, duffer, dull, dullhead, dully, dum-dum, dumb, dumb cluck, dumb-bell, dumbhead, dumbo, dummkopf, dunderhead, dunderpate, dupe, easy, fall guy, fat-head, fathead, fatuous, feather-brain, flake, fool's-cap wearer, foolish, gander, golem, gomerel, goof, goof ball, goon, goose, gowk, greenhorn, greeny, gull, gullible, halfwit, hammerhead, hammerhead shark, idiotic, ignorant, illiterate, illiterati, inane, insensate, jay, jobbernowl, joker, know-nothing, knucklehead, lackwit, lamebrain, lightweight, loggerhead, loggerhead turtle, looby, lout, lowbrow, lubber, lummox, lump, lumpish, lunkhead, madman, maniac, mark, meat-head, middlebrow, mindless, mug, muggins, mutt, mutton head, muttonhead, natural, nerd, niais, nimrod, ninny, ninny-hammer, nit, no scholar, noodle, numbskull, numpty, numskull, oaf, obtuse, outrageous, patsy, philistine, pillock, pinhead, prat, puddinghead, purblind, pushover, put, ratbag, rattle-brain, sap, sap-head, saphead, sappy, schlemiel, schlemihl, schlub, schmo, schmuck, schnook, senseless, shlemiel, silly, silly billy, slow, slow learner, sluggish, softhead, solid ivory, spastic, stick, stock, stolid, stupidhead, tenderfoot, thick, thick head, thickhead, thickwit, thimble-wit, tomfool, turkey, twerp, twirp, twit, unintelligent, unintelligentsia, vacuous, vegetable, violent, wanker, wet, witless, witling, wooden spoon, woodenhead, wormhearted, yahoo, yo-yo.

Rhymes for Dunce:

  1. once, bunce;

Quotes for Dunce:

  1. Nothing can confound a wise man more than laughter from a dunce George Byron.
  2. How much a dunce that has been sent to roam, excels a dunce that has been kept at home. William Cowper.
  3. I'm not eager to jump into marriage again. I'm in the corner right now, wearing my dunce cap. That area is obviously a nightmare. Lisa Marie Presley.