woolly-headed
adjective Date: 1650 1. having hair suggesting wool 2. marked by vague or confused perception or thinking

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  • woolly-headed — [wool ēmīn′didwool′ēhed΄id] adj. confused, unclear, impractical, etc. in thought: also woolly minded [wool ēmīn′did] …   English World dictionary

  • woolly-headed — adjective confused and vague; used especially of thinking muddleheaded ideas your addled little brain woolly thinking woolly headed ideas • Syn: ↑addled, ↑befuddled, ↑muddled, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • woolly-headed — woolly headedness, n. /wool ee hed id/, adj. 1. having hair of a woolly texture or appearance. 2. marked by fuzzy thinking; muddleheaded; dim witted. [1640 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • woolly-headed — wool′ly head′ed adj. 1) having hair of a woolly texture or appearance 2) marked by fuzzy thinking; muddleheaded • Etymology: 1640–50 wool′ly head′ed•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

  • woolly-headed — adjective Illogical, irrational …   Wiktionary

  • woolly-headed — adjective not able to think clearly …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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  • woolly-haired — adjective covered with dense often matted or curly hairs woolly lambs • Syn: ↑wooly, ↑woolly, ↑wooly haired • Similar to: ↑hairy, ↑haired, ↑hirsute …   Useful english dictionary

  • woolly-headedness — noun The quality of being woolly headed: illogicalness, irrationality …   Wiktionary

  • Woolly-necked Stork — Lake Periyar, Idduki, Kerala, India Conservation status …   Wikipedia

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