noun Slang.

a stupid or foolish person.

Origin of jughead

First recorded in 1925–30; jug1 + head
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Contemporary Examples of jughead

  • Plus, I love the idea that when Jughead finds out Kevin's gay, his reaction isn't, 'Whoa, that's weird!'

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    Archie Comics Character Comes Out

    Barbara Spindel

    August 30, 2010

Historical Examples of jughead

  • Did this jughead appointed by the President to fight the terrible drug problem comprehend the miracle being offered to him?


    Arthur Porges