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rattlehead

[rat-l-hed]
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noun
  1. a rattlebrain.
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Origin of rattlehead

First recorded in 1635–45; rattle1 + head
Related formsrat·tle·head·ed, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • I want you to learn how to hunt, not to act like a rattlehead.

    Jack, the Young Ranchman

    George Bird Grinnell