woolly-headed

adjective
wool·​ly-head·​ed | \ ˌwu̇-lē-ˈhe-dəd How to pronounce woolly-headed (audio) \

Definition of woolly-headed

1 : having hair suggesting wool
2 : marked by vague or confused perception or thinking

First Known Use of woolly-headed

1650, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Woolly-headed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/woolly-headed. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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