thickhead

noun
thick·​head | \ ˈthik-ˌhed How to pronounce thickhead (audio) \

Definition of thickhead

: a stupid person : blockhead

Keep scrolling for more

Synonyms & Antonyms for thickhead

Synonyms

Antonyms

Visit the Thesaurus for More 

Examples of thickhead in a Sentence

a real thickhead when confronted with anything mechanical

First Known Use of thickhead

1797, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about thickhead

Time Traveler for thickhead

Time Traveler

The first known use of thickhead was in 1797

See more words from the same year

Statistics for thickhead

Cite this Entry

“Thickhead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thickhead. Accessed 12 Apr. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on thickhead

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for thickhead

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about thickhead

Comments on thickhead

What made you want to look up thickhead? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!