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thickhead

[thik-hed] /ˈθɪkˌhɛd/
noun
1.
a stupid person; blockhead.
2.
Also called whistler. any of several Old World birds of the genus Pachycephala, chiefly of various islands in the Pacific Ocean, related to the flycatchers, and having a melodious whistling call.
Origin of thickhead
1830-1840
1830-40; thick + head
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British Dictionary definitions for thickhead

thickhead

/ˈθɪkˌhɛd/
noun
1.
a stupid or ignorant person; fool
2.
Also called whistler. any of various Australian and SE Asian songbirds of the family Muscicapidae (flycatchers, etc)
Derived Forms
thickheaded, adjective
thickheadedness, noun
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