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numskull

noun num·skull \ˈnəm-ˌskəl\

Definition of NUMSKULL

1
:  a thick or muddled head
2
:  a dull or stupid person :  dunce

Variants of NUMSKULL

num·skull or numb·skull \ˈnəm-ˌskəl\

Examples of NUMSKULL

  1. <don't be such a numskull—we can't afford a new car!>

Origin of NUMSKULL

numb + skull
First Known Use: 1717

Rhymes with NUMSKULL

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