Origin of wooden-headed
OTHER WORDS FROM wooden-headedwood·en-head·ed·ness, noun
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Here she is in June saying “Trans politics and feminism have never been headed to the same place.”Cover-Ups and Concern Trolls: Actually, It's About Ethics in Suicide Journalism|Arthur Chu|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Starting under Theodore Roosevelt and Howard Taft, embassies headed by career diplomats increased in number.
Rodriguez now headed home to his kids, as did thousands of other police parents.Choking Back Tears, Thousands of Cops Honor Fallen Officer Ramos|Michael Daly|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He headed west in 1860 for health reasons and to join the gold rush in Colorado.
Even when he opens up, the sentences are wooden, the scenes sucked dry of emotion.
But he forgot the stagnant town, the bald-headed man at the club window, the organ and "The Manola."Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
But the nasty part of the whole thing was, that Haggard had won eleven thousand pounds from a weak-headed boy.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
One of Yung Pak's favourite toys was a wooden jumping-jack with a pasteboard tongue.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
She plays with Captain Lovelock as a child does with a wooden harlequin, she pulls a string and he throws up his arms and legs.Confidence|Henry James
The whole thing begins to have a jigsaw look, like a child's toy rack with wooden soldiers on it, expanding and contracting.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock