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bighead

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noun big·head \ˈbig-ˌhed\

Definition of bighead

  1. 1 :  any of several diseases of animals marked by swelling about the head

  2. 2 :  an exaggerated opinion of one's importance —usually used with the

bigheaded

play \-ˈhe-dəd\ adjective


Examples of bighead in a sentence

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



1784

First Known Use of bighead

1784

Rhymes with bighead

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Medical Dictionary

bighead

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noun big·head \ˈbig-ˌhed\

Medical Definition of bighead

  1. :  any of several diseases of animals: asa:  equine osteoporosisb:  an acute photosensitization of sheep and goats that follows the ingestion of various plants—compare fagopyrism




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