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numbskull

[nuhm-skuhl] /ˈnʌmˌskʌl/
noun
1.
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numbskull

/ˈnʌmˌskʌl/
noun
1.
a stupid person; dolt; blockhead
Word Origin
C18: from numb + skull
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Word Origin and History for numb skull

numbskull

n.

1717, numskull, from num, old spelling of numb (adj.) + skull. Numskulled (adj.) is attested from 1706.

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