featherhead

noun feath·er·head \ ˈfe-t͟hər-ˌhed \

Definition of featherhead

: a foolish person : featherbrain

featherheaded

play \ˌfe-t͟hər-ˈhe-dəd\ adjective

Examples of featherhead in a Sentence

  1. too important a diplomatic post to assign to some congenial featherhead

First Known Use of featherhead

1788

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