Examples of loggerhead in a Sentence
that loggerhead couldn't find the business end of a cow even if his life depended on it
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Venezuela’s dueling political factions have been at loggerheads since Maduro’s opponents wrested control of the legislature in a landslide election victory in 2015.
Yet if Kaczynski and Duda continue to be at loggerheads, that might derail PiS where the Polish opposition and the EU have so far failed.
From Obama Vietnam has found itself increasingly at loggerheads with China over overlapping claims of sovereignty in the South China Sea.
Jefferson thus found itself at loggerheads with both New Orleans and Louisiana state government, whereas New Orleans had better relations with the state and a covetous eye for Jefferson's land.
C.M. GUERRERO firstname.lastname@example.org Healthy loggerheads weigh 155 to 375 pounds.
That would be the female loggerhead sea turtle, which joined the Birch Aquarium animal family in 2014 after being rescued from a canal in New Jersey.
And very sad that the city and the Niners find themselves once again at loggerheads over a late-night high-decibel dust-up, perched at the precipice of ugly legal action between the two parties.
In sum, the White House and the Fed are likely to find themselves at loggerheads.
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Origin and Etymology of loggerhead
First Known Use: 1588See Words from the same year
Synonymsairhead, birdbrain, blockhead, bonehead, bubblehead, chowderhead, chucklehead, clodpoll (or clodpole), clot [British], cluck, clunk, cretin, cuddy (or cuddie) [British dialect], deadhead, dim bulb [slang], dimwit, dip, dodo, dolt, donkey, doofus [slang], dope, dork [slang], dullard, dumbbell, dumbhead, dum-dum, dummkopf, dummy, dunce, dunderhead, fathead, gander, golem, goof, goon, half-wit, hammerhead, hardhead, ignoramus, imbecile, jackass, know-nothing, knucklehead, lamebrain, idiot [chiefly dialect], loon, lump, lunkhead, meathead, mome [archaic], moron, mug [chiefly British], mutt, natural, nimrod [slang], nincompoop, ninny, ninnyhammer, nit [chiefly British], nitwit, noddy, noodle, numskull (or numbskull), oaf, pinhead, prat [British], ratbag [chiefly Australian], saphead, schlub (also shlub) [slang], schnook [slang], simpleton, stock, stupe, stupid, thickhead, turkey, woodenhead, yahoo, yo-yo
Related Wordsbooby, buffoon, fool, goose, loony, lunatic, madman, nut, zany; loser; gawk; featherbrain, scatterbrain; beast, boor, cad, churl, clown, creep, cur, heel, jerk, skunk, snake, stinker, villain; bimbette [slang], bimbo [slang], himbo
Near Antonymsegghead, intellect, intellectual, sage, thinker, whiz, wizard; polymath, Renaissance man; sharpie (or sharpy)
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