Definition of fathead in English:

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fathead

Pronunciation: /ˈfatˌhed/

noun

informal
A stupid person.
Example sentences
  • Oh, and really, I work all day to ensure that fatheads like you get to drive your stupid cars around and never have to walk an inch in your miserable lives.
  • I want to hear him read some scary fiction or corny old poetry, play his nose flute, then get us all to open our windows and shout, ‘Excelsior, you fatheads!’
  • Rather we need to constantly criticise their ideas and ours so we don't become fatheads.

Derivatives

fatheaded

Pronunciation: /ˌfatˈhedəd/
adjective
Example sentences
  • He has an excellent moment at the beginning: his silent flash of disgust with the fat-headed mediocrity lined up to marry Dinah is the instant he falls in love with her himself.
  • It is a recipe for cutting out all the fat-headed tosh and codswallop about the need to ‘detox’ after the Christmas holidays.
  • And that makes her under-graduate fabrications seem even more vacuous and fat-headed.

fatheadedness

noun

Words that rhyme with fathead

cathead, Flathead

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: fat·head

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