IV. WORDS RELATING TO THE INTELLECTUAL FACULTIES; FORMATION OF IDEAS

V. RESULTS OF REASONING

Ignoramus.

[Antonyms: scholar.]

[Nouns] ignoramus, dunce; wooden spoon; no scholar.

sciolist, smatterer, dabbler, half scholar; charlatan; wiseacre.

greenhorn (dupe) [more]; novice, tyro (learner) [more]; numskull.

lubber (bungler) [more]; fool [more]; pedant [more].

[Adjectives] bookless, shallow; ignorant [more].

[Phrases] "a wit with dunces and a dunce with wits" [Pope].

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