- a dull or stupid person; blockhead.
Origin of lunkhead
Also called lunk [luhngk] /lʌŋk/.
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Related Wordsclod, dunce, imbecile, clown, klutz, yokel, sap, dolt, half-wit, bumpkin, idiot, boor, blunderer, brute, moron, nincompoop, fool, goon, beast, hayseed
Examples from the Web for lunkhead
Like everyone was ready to do away with the lunkhead eye-candy guy, and Heidi was like, oh, I didn't think his was so bad at all.Five Gays on Project Runway's Demise
November 17, 2009
She'd be all right if she didn't have such a lunkhead of a brother.Dave Porter in the Far North
It is only because you are a lunkhead that you perceive any great mystery here.The Wolf Cub
Why, you lunkhead, this gentleman will tell you I am his guest!The Haunted Pajamas
Francis Perry Elliott
Why don't you take your lunkhead of a son home to his mother, if he isn't bright enough to understand fun!Boyhood in Norway
Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen
They cant see through the wall, you lunkhead, answered Bob, and if anyone comes out well see em and let you know.Left Half Harmon
Ralph Henry Barbour