Definition of birdbrain in English:

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birdbrain

Pronunciation: /ˈbəːdbreɪn/

noun

informal
A silly or stupid person.
Example sentences
  • Instead of being the classic pair of sweet-but-boring lovers, Hero and Philia are a pair of birdbrains - though Philia is a bit more backward than her boyfriend.
  • The birdbrain concerned ignores the fact that people are complaining precisely because the pests are NOT leaving them alone.
  • Next time you're tempted to call someone a birdbrain, remember you might actually be giving them much more credit than you intend.

Derivatives

birdbrained

Pronunciation: /ˈbəːdbreɪnd/
adjective
Example sentences
  • Ed's sister, Adele, and her best friend, Olivia, want the aviary to house Olivia's birdbrained Church of the Fifth Day.
  • Anyone who has watched crows, jays, ravens and other members of the corvid family will know they're anything but ‘birdbrained.’
  • A birdbrained scheme pays off
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