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fatheaded

[fat-hed-id]
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  1. foolish; fatuous; witless.
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Origin of fatheaded

1500–10, for literal sense; fathead + -ed3
Related formsfat·head·ed·ly, adverbfat·head·ed·ness, noun
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Related Words for fatheaded

simple, thick, dull, boorish, dumb, ignorant, impassive, lethargic, oafish, obtuse, phlegmatic, slow-witted, sluggish, stolid, torpid, doltish, imbecilic, fatheaded

Examples from the Web for fatheaded

Historical Examples of fatheaded

  • To call your Sovereign a fatheaded slob in a newsfac might be considered bad taste, but it isn't illegal.

    The Unnecessary Man

    Gordon Randall Garrett

  • Tuppy's fatheaded words were still rankling in my bosom as I went up to my room.

    Right Ho, Jeeves

    P. G. Wodehouse