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[meet-hed] /ˈmitˌhɛd/
noun, Slang.
blockhead; dunce; fool.
Origin of meathead
1940-45; meat + head Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Or she's been your sounding board for every major decision since kindergarten, and now she's latched on to that meathead.
  • One week he pretends to be a gum-chewing underworld meathead, the next he's a calculating arms dealer.
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Word Origin and History for meathead

"stupid person," 1945, from meat + head (n.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang definitions & phrases for meathead



A stupid person; meatball: The copper was a big meathead/ Take your hand off that door, you meathead (1945+)

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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