Definition of thickheaded in English:


Line breaks: thick|head¦ed
Pronunciation: /ˌθɪkˈhɛdɪd


  • Unintelligent; stupid: what a thickheaded business decision!
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    • Members of our race are ignorant, stubborn, and thickheaded.
    • I tried getting through to you but you're too thickheaded!
    • I've seen the way he looked at you - or are you too thickheaded to notice it?



Pronunciation: /-ˈhɛdɪdnɪs/
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  • Cushing's running commentary is sympathetic to Castro's revolution, but even he notes that ‘almost every designer has anecdotes of creative work thwarted by political inappropriateness or bureaucratic thickheadedness.’
  • He is openly contemptuous of democracy, falling back on arguments about the invincible thickheadedness of many people.
  • Ph.Ds, high IQs, and intellectual honors are not antidotes to thickheadedness.

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