noun big·head \ˈbig-ˌhed\

Definition of BIGHEAD

:  any of several diseases of animals marked by swelling about the head
:  an exaggerated opinion of one's importance —usually used with the
big·head·ed \-ˈhe-dəd\ adjective

Examples of BIGHEAD

  1. <the kind of early success that can give a young performer a bighead>

First Known Use of BIGHEAD


Rhymes with BIGHEAD

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Medical Dictionary


noun big·head \ˈbig-ˌhed\

Medical Definition of BIGHEAD

:  any of several diseases of animals: as a :  equine osteoporosis b :  an acute photosensitization of sheep and goats that follows the ingestion of various plants—compare fagopyrism


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