Thick-headed \Thick"-head`ed\, a. Having a thick skull; stupid. [1913 Webster]

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  • thick-headed — adjective INFORMAL stupid …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • thick-headed — adjective informal extremely stupid: He s so thick headed he can t understand the simplest instructions …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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  • thick-headed — adjective sluggish and obtuse of mind …   Wiktionary

  • thick-headed — UK / US adjective informal stupid …   English dictionary

  • thick-headed fly — ▪ insect       any member of a family of elongated, wasplike flies (order Diptera) that have a head thicker than the thorax. They are brownish in colour and often have yellow markings. Most are between 6 and 25 mm (0.2 and 1 inch) long.       All …   Universalium

  • Headed — Head ed, a. 1. Furnished with a head (commonly as denoting intellectual faculties); used in composition; as, clear headed, long headed, thick headed; a many headed monster. [1913 Webster] 2. Formed into a head; as, a headed cabbage. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thick-wit|ted — «THIHK WIHT ihd», adjective. dull of wit; stupid; thick headed …   Useful english dictionary

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