Thick-skulled
Thick-skulled \Thick"-skulled`\, a. Having a thick skull; hence, dull; heavy; stupid; slow to learn. [1913 Webster]

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  • thick-skulled — [thik′skuld΄] adj. stupid or obtuse …   English World dictionary

  • thick-skulled — (also thick witted) adjective dull and stupid …   English new terms dictionary

  • thick-skulled — a. Stupid, dull, heavy, thick headed, doltish, foolish …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • thick-skulled — /ˈθɪk skʌld/ (say thik skuld) adjective 1. having a thick skull. 2. stupid; doltish …   Australian English dictionary

  • thick-skulled — adjective (used informally) stupid (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑blockheaded, ↑boneheaded, ↑duncical, ↑duncish, ↑fatheaded, ↑loggerheaded, ↑thick, ↑thickheaded, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • thick-skulled — /thik skuld /, adj. stupid; dull. [1645 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • -skulled — «skuhld», adjective. having a skull. skulled, combining form. having a skull: »Thick skulled = having a thick skull …   Useful english dictionary

  • skulled — «skuhld», adjective. having a skull. skulled, combining form. having a skull: »Thick skulled = having a thick skull …   Useful english dictionary

  • thick — adj., n., & adv. adj. 1 a of great or specified extent between opposite surfaces (a thick wall; a wall two metres thick). b of large diameter (a thick rope). 2 a (of a line etc.) broad; not fine. b (of script or type, etc.) consisting of thick… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Imbecility — (Roget s Thesaurus) Folly. < N PARAG:Imbecility >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 want of intelligence want of intelligence &c. 498 want of intellect &c. 450 Sgm: N 1 shadowness shadowness silliness foolishness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 imbecility… …   English dictionary for students

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