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featherhead

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noun feath·er·head \ˈfe-thər-ˌhed\

Definition of featherhead

  1. :  a foolish person :  featherbrain

featherheaded

play \ˌfe-thər-ˈhe-dəd\ adjective


Examples of featherhead in a sentence

  1. <she only seems like a featherhead; when you least expect it, she'll surprise you>

  2. <too important a diplomatic post to assign to some congenial featherhead>



1788

First Known Use of featherhead

1788


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