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saphead

[sap-hed]
noun Slang.
a simpleton; fool.

Origin:
1790–1800; sap1 + head

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saphead1 (ˈsæpˌhɛd)
 
n
slang a simpleton, idiot, or fool
 
'sapheaded1
 
adj

saphead2 (ˈsæpˌhɛd)
 
n
military the end of a sap nearest to the enemy

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saphead definition


  1. n.
    a sap. : Don't be such a saphead, dude.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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