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empty-headed

adjective

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not having or showing an ability to absorb ideas readily
  • got tired of being treated like an empty-headed lackey and quit to start a business

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The first known use of empty-headed was in 1640

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“Empty-headed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/empty-headed. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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