bubblehead

noun
bub·​ble·​head | \ ˈbə-bəl-ˌhed How to pronounce bubblehead (audio) \

Definition of bubblehead

: a foolish or stupid person

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bubbleheaded \ ˈbə-​bəl-​ˌhe-​dəd How to pronounce bubblehead (audio) \ adjective

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Examples of bubblehead in a Sentence

a murder mystery so obvious that even bubbleheads need not tax their brains
Recent Examples on the Web This is a group that hedge funds and bubbleheads love to hate. New York Times, "6 of Larry Kudlow’s Not-So-on-the-Money Predictions," 15 Mar. 2018 This is a group that hedge funds and bubbleheads love to hate. New York Times, "6 of Larry Kudlow’s Not-So-on-the-Money Predictions," 15 Mar. 2018 Abrams’ Tamsin is a gorgeous bubblehead in way over her depth with the likes of Gregor, Rita and Dieter. Eric Marchese, Orange County Register, "‘The Monster Builder’ builds monster laughs," 15 May 2017

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First Known Use of bubblehead

1917, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bubblehead was in 1917

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“Bubblehead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bubblehead. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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