featherbrain

noun
feath·​er·​brain | \ ˈfe-t͟hər-ˌbrān How to pronounce featherbrain (audio) \

Definition of featherbrain

: a foolish scatterbrained person

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featherbrained \ ˈfe-​t͟hər-​ˌbrānd How to pronounce featherbrained (audio) \ adjective

Examples of featherbrain in a Sentence

you would not want to have to rely on that featherbrain in an emergency

First Known Use of featherbrain

1668, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of featherbrain was in 1668

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“Featherbrain.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/featherbrained. Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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