featherhead

noun
feath·​er·​head | \ ˈfe-t͟hər-ˌhed How to pronounce featherhead (audio) \

Definition of featherhead

: a foolish person : featherbrain

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featherheaded \ ˌfe-​t͟hər-​ˈhe-​dəd How to pronounce featherhead (audio) \ adjective

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Examples of featherhead in a Sentence

too important a diplomatic post to assign to some congenial featherhead

First Known Use of featherhead

1788, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of featherhead was in 1788

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“Featherhead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/featherhead. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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