thickheaded

adjective
thick·​head·​ed | \ ˈthik-ˌhe-dəd How to pronounce thickheaded (audio) \

Definition of thickheaded

1 : sluggish and obtuse of mind
2 : having a thick head

First Known Use of thickheaded

1691, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Thickheaded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thickheaded. Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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