Definition of bighead
1 : any of several diseases of animals marked by swelling about the head
2 : an exaggerated opinion of one's importance —usually used with the
bigheadedplay \-ˈhe-dəd\ adjective
Examples of bighead in a Sentence
the kind of early success that can give a young performer a bighead
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In 2010, a bighead carp was caught in Lake Calumet not far from the T.J. O'Brien Lock and Dam.
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