dumbhead

noun
dumb·​head | \ ˈdəm-ˌhed How to pronounce dumbhead (audio) \

Definition of dumbhead

slang
: a stupid person : blockhead

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First Known Use of dumbhead

1887, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dumbhead

probably translation of German dummkopf

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The first known use of dumbhead was in 1887

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“Dumbhead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dumbhead. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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