noun, plural (especially collectively) sheeps·head, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) sheeps·heads for 1–3.
Origin of sheepshead
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Contemporary Examples of sheepshead
Born and raised in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, he grew up in a blue-collar family.Andrew Dice Clay on ‘Blue Jasmine,’ His Alleged Misogyny, and More
July 25, 2013
Fox switched to a WNYW-TV report on rising water near a group of homes in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn.A Hurricane of Hype
August 28, 2011
Historical Examples of sheepshead
Go and ask the Marquess of Sheepshead what he thinks of him.The Young Duke
We dined today on the fish called the sheepshead, with crabs.The Bounty of the Chesapeake
For instance, the cunner and sheepshead are expert bait stealers.Favorite Fish and Fishing
James Alexander Henshall
Then he knew that he was not lying in the loft at Sheepshead Bay.
Then a school of sheepshead came along, of which we got a dozen.