dunderheaded

  • 1 dunderheaded — dunderhead ► NOUN informal ▪ a stupid person. DERIVATIVES dunderheaded adjective. ORIGIN perhaps from obsolete Scots dunder, dunner «resounding noise» …

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  • 2 dunderheaded — adjective see dunderhead …

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  • 3 dunderheaded — See dunderhead. * * * …

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  • 4 dunderheaded — adjective stupid, foolish See Also: dunderhead …

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  • 5 dunderheaded — dɪd adj. thickheaded, stupid, slow witted …

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  • 6 dunderheaded — dun·der·head·ed …

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  • 8 dunderhead — dunderheaded, adj. dunderheadedness, n. /dun deuhr hed /, n. a dunce; blockhead; numbskull. Also called dunderpate /dun deuhr payt /. [1615 25; appar. < D dunder(kop) numbskull (dunder THUNDER + kop head) + HEAD] * * * …

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  • 9 dunderhead — noun Etymology: perhaps from Dutch donder thunder + English head; akin to Old High German thonar thunder more at thunder Date: circa 1625 dunce, blockhead • dunderheaded adjective …

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

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  • 12 blunderheaded — Synonyms and related words: all thumbs, awkward, beetleheaded, blockheaded, blundering, boneheaded, boorish, bumbling, bungling, butterfingered, cabbageheaded, careless, chowderheaded, chuckleheaded, clodpated, clownish, clumsy, clumsy fisted,… …

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

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

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  • 15 nitwitted — Synonyms and related words: beetleheaded, blockheaded, blunderheaded, boneheaded, brainless, cabbageheaded, chowderheaded, chuckleheaded, clodpated, dumbheaded, dunderheaded, fatheaded, foolish, jolterheaded, joltheaded, knuckleheaded, lunkheaded …

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  • 16 opaque — Synonyms and related words: Boeotian, abstruse, adiaphanous, ambiguous, amorphous, amphibological, arcane, asinine, backward, baffling, becloud, beef brained, beef witted, black, blind, blockish, blurred, blurry, bovine, chumpish, clear as mud,… …

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  • 17 dunderhead — noun informal a stupid person. Derivatives dunderheaded adjective Origin C17: cf. obs. Scots dunder, dunner resounding noise ; related to din …

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  • 18 asinine — a. 1. Of an ass, ass like. 2. Doltish, stupid, blockish, foolish, senseless, dullard, duncical, duncish, dunderheaded, thick headed, thick skulled, muddle brained …

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  • 19 beetle-headed — a. Dull, stupid, obtuse, foolish, senseless, witless, insensible, sluggish, stolid, mindless, brainless, weak headed, addle headed, addle pated, blunder headed, muddle headed, beef witted, bovine, fat headed, dull brained, shallow brained, lack… …

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  • 20 addlepated — adj 1. muddled, muddleheaded, ad dleheaded, addlebrained; dull, inexpressive, expressionless, stupid, Inf. dumb, Inf. dopey, empty headed, Inf. fatheaded; dull witted, Sl. dimwitted, slow witted, half witted, witless, unwitty; unthinking,… …

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