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featherbrain

noun feath·er·brain \-ˌbrān\

Definition of FEATHERBRAIN

:  a foolish scatterbrained person
feath·er·brained \-ˌbrānd\ adjective
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Examples of FEATHERBRAIN

  1. <you would not want to have to rely on that featherbrain in an emergency>

First Known Use of FEATHERBRAIN

1668

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