pinhead

[ pin-hed ]
/ ˈpɪnˌhɛd /

noun

the head of a pin.
something very small or insignificant.
Slang. a stupid person; nitwit.

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Origin of pinhead

First recorded in 1655–65; pin + head
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British Dictionary definitions for pinhead

pinhead
/ (ˈpɪnˌhɛd) /

noun

the head of a pin
something very small
informal a stupid or contemptible person
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