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n. Slang
A person regarded as silly or stupid.

bird′brained′ adj.


informal a foolish or unintelligent person



n. Slang.
a stupid or scatterbrained person.
bird′brained`, bird′-brained`, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.birdbrain - a person with confused ideasbirdbrain - a person with confused ideas; incapable of serious thought
misfit - someone unable to adapt to their circumstances
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