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muttonhead

[muht-n-hed]
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noun Informal.
  1. a slow-witted, foolish, or stupid person; dolt.
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Origin of muttonhead

First recorded in 1795–1805; mutton1 + head
Related formsmut·ton·head·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for muttonhead

muttonhead

noun
  1. slang a stupid or ignorant person; fool
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Derived Formsmuttonheaded, adjective
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