tools of ignorance

noun phrase

Definition of tools of ignorance

: a baseball catcher's equipment

First Known Use of tools of ignorance

1939, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tools of ignorance

from the notion that a smart athlete would not play such a grueling position

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“Tools of ignorance.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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