loggerheaded


loggerheaded
adjective
(used informally) stupid
Syn:
Similar to: ↑stupid

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\\| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|hedə̇d\ adjective
now chiefly dialect : blockheaded, stupid

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loggˈerheaded adjective
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  • Loggerheaded — Log ger*head ed, a. Dull; stupid. Shak. [1913 Webster] A rabble of loggerheaded physicians. Urquhart. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • loggerheaded — log·ger·head·ed …   English syllables

  • loggerhead — loggerheaded, adj. /law geuhr hed , log euhr /, n. 1. a thick headed or stupid person; blockhead. 2. See loggerhead turtle. 3. See loggerhead shrike. 4. a ball or bulb of iron with a long handle, used, after being heated, to melt tar, heat… …   Universalium

  • boneheaded — one head*ed adj. very stupid; used of people or actions. [informal] {bone head*ed*ness}, n. Syn: blockheaded, fatheaded, loggerheaded, thick, thickheaded, thick skulled, wooden headed. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • boneheadedness — boneheaded one head*ed adj. very stupid; used of people or actions. [informal] {bone head*ed*ness}, n. Syn: blockheaded, fatheaded, loggerheaded, thick, thickheaded, thick skulled, wooden headed. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fatheaded — fat head ed adj. same as {stupid}. Opposite of {smart}. [informal] Syn: blockheaded, boneheaded, loggerheaded, thick, thickheaded, thick skulled, wooden headed. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • loggerhead — /ˈlɒgəhɛd / (say loguhhed) noun 1. → loghead. 2. Also, loggerhead turtle. a large headed marine turtle, Caretta caretta, of all oceans. 3. Also, loggerhead shrike. a common North American butcherbird, Lanius ludovicianus, grey above, white below …   Australian English dictionary

  • blockheaded — adjective (used informally) stupid • Syn: ↑boneheaded, ↑duncical, ↑duncish, ↑fatheaded, ↑loggerheaded, ↑thick, ↑thickheaded, ↑thick skulled, ↑wooden headed …   Useful english dictionary

  • boneheaded — adjective (used informally) stupid • Syn: ↑blockheaded, ↑duncical, ↑duncish, ↑fatheaded, ↑loggerheaded, ↑thick, ↑thickheaded, ↑thick skulled, ↑wooden headed …   Useful english dictionary

  • duncical — adjective (used informally) stupid • Syn: ↑blockheaded, ↑boneheaded, ↑duncish, ↑fatheaded, ↑loggerheaded, ↑thick, ↑thickheaded, ↑thick skulled, ↑wooden headed …   Useful english dictionary