- stupid; dull.
Origin of thick-skulled
First recorded in 1645–55
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Examples from the Web for thick-skulled
They were just too thick-skulled to have it make much difference to them one way or the other.But, I Don't Think
Gordon Randall Garrett
Well, you are a thick-skulled one, Pete, not to know your own name.Through Forest and Stream
George Manville Fenn
The old fellow is not, after all, so thick-skulled as I thought him.
Why, you thick-skulled rascal, I tell you the farce is done, and I will be mad no longer.Love for Love
Dumnorix is a thick-skulled knave, who is, after all, good for little but blows.A Friend of Caesar
William Stearns Davis