Definition of Dunderhead

1. Noun. A stupid person; these words are used to express a low opinion of someone's intelligence.




Definition of Dunderhead

1. n. A dunce; a numskull; a blockhead.

Definition of Dunderhead

1. Noun. A stupid person; a dunce ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dunderhead

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dunderhead

dunchin
dunching
duncical
duncified
duncifies
duncify
duncifying
duncish
duncishly
duncishness
duncy
dundasite
dundathu pine
dunder
dunderfunk
dunderhead (current term)
dunderheaded
dunderheadedness
dunderheads
dunderpate
dunderpated
dunderpates
dunders
dundrearies
dune
dune buggy
dune coon
dune cycling
duned
duneland

Literary usage of Dunderhead

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1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1824)
"Never believe in the intellect of a Whig, merely because you hear all the Whigs trumpet him — nay, hold fast your faith that he is a dunderhead, ..."

2. Noctes Ambrosianæ by John Wilson, Robert Shelton Mackenzie, James Hogg, William Maginn, John Gibson Lockhart (1856)
"... and dotted with one single stray Booby, the Solitary dunderhead might, ere long, undergo so essential a modification, that your Althorp should be ..."

3. The Boy's Yearly Book by John Tillotson (1867)
"Cheap mutton and dunderhead—No taxes and dunderhead—Everybody a top- sawyer and dunderhead. ... Who so friendly with the poorest voter as dunderhead ? ..."

4. My Escape from the Mutinies in Oudh by Robert Dwarris Gibney (1858)
""Damn your changing of mind, Sir," said little dunderhead, red with rage. ... said dunderhead, turning towards me, and apparently for the first time ..."

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