Blockheaded
Blockheaded \Block"head`ed\, a. Stupid; dull. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • blockheaded — adjective Resembling a blockhead; stupid …   Wiktionary

  • blockheaded — Synonyms and related words: beetleheaded, blockish, blunderheaded, boneheaded, cabbageheaded, chowderheaded, chuckleheaded, clodpated, dumbheaded, dunderheaded, fatheaded, jolterheaded, joltheaded, knuckleheaded, lunkheaded, muttonheaded,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blockheaded — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Lacking in intelligence: dense, doltish, dumb, hebetudinous, obtuse, stupid, thickheaded, thick witted. Informal: thick. Slang: dimwitted, dopey. Stability …   English dictionary for students

  • blockheaded — adj. stupid, foolish, dumb, boneheaded …   English contemporary dictionary

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

  • blockhead — blockheaded, adj. blockheadedly, adv. blockheadedness, n. blockheadism, n. /blok hed /, n. 1. a stupid, doltish person; dunce. 2. Obs. a piece of wood in the shape of a head, used as a block for hats or wigs. [1540 50; BLOCK + HEAD] Syn. 1. fool …   Universalium

  • wooden headed — blockheaded; stupid, foolish, dumb, boneheaded …   English contemporary dictionary

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

  • boneheaded — one head*ed adj. very stupid; used of people or actions. [informal] {bone head*ed*ness}, n. Syn: blockheaded, fatheaded, loggerheaded, thick, thickheaded, thick skulled, wooden headed. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • boneheadedness — boneheaded one head*ed adj. very stupid; used of people or actions. [informal] {bone head*ed*ness}, n. Syn: blockheaded, fatheaded, loggerheaded, thick, thickheaded, thick skulled, wooden headed. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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