Wrongheaded Wrong"head`ed, a. Wrong in opinion or principle; having a perverse understanding; perverse. -- {Wrong"head`ed*ly}, adv. -- {Wrong"head`ed*ness}, n. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]

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