meathead

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noun meat·head \ -ˌhed \

Definition of meathead

:a stupid or bungling person

Examples of meathead in a Sentence

  1. Her brother's a real meathead.

  2. he's a meathead, but handy to have around if there's any heavy lifting to be done

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First Known Use of meathead

1863


MEATHEAD Defined for English Language Learners

meathead

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Definition of meathead for English Language Learners

  • : a stupid person



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