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fathead

[fat-hed] /ˈfætˌhɛd/
noun
1.
Slang. a stupid person; fool.
2.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; fat + head
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British Dictionary definitions for fathead

fathead

/ˈfætˌhɛd/
noun
1.
(informal) a stupid person; fool
Derived Forms
fatheaded, adjective
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fathead

noun

A stupid person; blubberhead (1842+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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