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dunderhead

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noun dun·der·head \ˈdən-dər-ˌhed\

Definition of dunderhead

dunderheaded

play \ˌdən-dər-ˈhe-dəd\ adjective


Examples of dunderhead in a sentence

  1. <wondered how long it would take the dunderheads at the head office to screw things up>



Origin and Etymology of dunderhead

perhaps from Dutch donder thunder + English head; akin to Old High German thonar thunder — more at thunder


First Known Use: circa 1625



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