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bonehead

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noun bone·head \-ˌhed\

Definition of bonehead

  1. :  a stupid person :  numbskull

boneheaded

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boneheadedness

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Examples of bonehead in a Sentence

  1. the package's directions seem to suggest that anyone who would buy such a product is a bonehead

1906

First Known Use of bonehead

1906


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bonehead

adjective bone·head

Definition of bonehead

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of a bonehead :  performed in a stupid or clumsy manner the shortstop made a bonehead play

  2. 2 :  being a college course for students lacking fundamental skills teaches bonehead English

Examples of bonehead in a Sentence

  1. dreaded spending the holidays with his bonehead relatives

1908

First Known Use of bonehead

1908


BONEHEAD Defined for English Language Learners

bonehead

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Definition of bonehead for English Language Learners

  • : a stupid or foolish person



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