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chucklehead

[chuhk-uh l-hed]
noun Slang.
  1. a stupid person; blockhead.
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Origin of chucklehead

1725–35; chuckle clumsy (chuck2 + -le) + head
Related formschuck·le·head·ed, adjective
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Examples from the Web for chuckleheaded

Historical Examples

  • It hurt but I am not chuckleheaded enough to insist that she come with me to die instead of leaving me and living.

    Highways in Hiding

    George Oliver Smith


British Dictionary definitions for chuckleheaded

chucklehead

noun
  1. informal a stupid person; blockhead; dolt
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Derived Formschuckleheaded, adjectivechuckleheadedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for chuckleheaded

chucklehead

n.

also chuckle-head, "blockhead, dolt," (18c.), with head (n.), the first element perhaps from chuck (n.1).

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