softheaded


soft·head·ed

adjective \-ˌhe-dəd\

Definition of SOFTHEADED

:  having or indicative of a weak, unrealistic, or uncritical mind <a softheaded belief>
soft·head·ed·ly adverb
soft·head·ed·ness noun

Examples of SOFTHEADED

  1. <serious scientists who regard UFO followers as softheaded and gullible>

First Known Use of SOFTHEADED

1667

Related to SOFTHEADED

Synonyms
airheaded, birdbrained, bonehead, boneheaded, brain-dead, brainless, bubbleheaded, chuckleheaded, dense, dim, dim-witted, doltish, dopey (also dopy), dorky [slang], dull, dumb, dunderheaded, empty-headed, fatuous, gormless [chiefly British], half-witted, knuckleheaded, lamebrain (or lamebrained), lunkheaded, mindless, oafish, obtuse, opaque, pinheaded, senseless, simple, slow, slow-witted, soft, stupid, thick, thickheaded, thick-witted, unintelligent, unsmart, vacuous, weak-minded, witless
Antonyms
apt, brainy, bright, brilliant, clever, fast, hyperintelligent, intelligent, keen, nimble, quick, quick-witted, sharp, sharp-witted, smart, supersmart, ultrasmart

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