eggheaded

adjective egg·head·ed \ ˈeg-ˈhe-dəd , ˈāg- \

Definition of eggheaded

: having the characteristics of an egghead

eggheadedness

noun

Examples of eggheaded in a Sentence

  1. a play that appeals mainly to the small body of eggheaded theatergoers

First Known Use of eggheaded

1938



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