thickheaded

[thik-hed-id]
adjective
1.
(of a person) dull-witted; stupid.
2.
(of an animal) having a thick head.

Origin:
1700–10; thick + headed

thickheadedly, adverb
thickheadedness, noun
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thickhead (ˈθɪkˌhɛd)
 
n
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)
 
thick'headed
 
adj
 
thick'headedness
 
n

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thickheaded definition


  1. mod.
    stupid; with more bone than brain in the head. : He's so thickheaded he can play football without a helmet.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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Example sentences
They do this in hopes that his word will permeate the brain of some thickheaded persons.
He was an angular swayback leggy, low spirited, thickheaded and as fast as a caterpillar.
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