bubblehead
noun Date: 1949 a foolish or stupid person • bubbleheaded adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bubblehead — [bub′əl hed΄] n. Slang a person who is silly, frivolous, ignorant, etc. bubbleheaded adj …   English World dictionary

  • bubblehead — 1. n. a fool; a giddy person. □ You silly bubblehead. Watch where you are going! □ If you can’t say anything without coming off like a bubblehead, keep your mouth shut. 2. n. a heavy drinker of champagne. □ It takes a pretty good bankroll to be a …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • Bubblehead — The word bubblehead can mean: *USA slang for submariner *Booey Bubblehead is a character in the cartoon series Galaxy High *Slang for unintelligent person *The Bubble Head Charm is a magic spell in Harry Potter …   Wikipedia

  • bubblehead — U.S. Naval Term. Any naval crewman of a submarine. In common use in today s U.S. Navy, this informal term derives from the common (but usually fanciful) image of air bubbles rising from submerged vessels. It is one of three terms that very… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • bubblehead — U.S. Naval Term. Any naval crewman of a submarine. In common use in today s U.S. Navy, this informal term derives from the common (but usually fanciful) image of air bubbles rising from submerged vessels. It is one of three terms that very… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • bubblehead — bubble headed, adj. /bub euhl hed /, n. Slang. a stupid or foolish person; dolt. [1950 55; BUBBLE + HEAD] * * * …   Universalium

  • bubblehead — noun a) A stupid person. b) A submariner; bubble head …   Wiktionary

  • bubblehead — noun informal a foolish person …   English new terms dictionary

  • bubblehead — Noun. An empty headed and stupid person. Orig. U.S …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • bubblehead — ˈ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a foolish or stupid person • bubble headed ˈ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ adjective …   Useful english dictionary

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