blockheaded


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Adj.1.blockheaded - (used informally) stupidblockheaded - (used informally) stupid    
stupid - lacking or marked by lack of intellectual acuity

blockheaded

adjective
Lacking in intelligence:
Informal: thick.
Slang: dimwitted, dopey.
References in classic literature ?
He heaped insults upon Chambers for "pretending" to think he was in earnest in calling for help, and said that anybody but a blockheaded nigger would have known he was funning and left him alone.
THE DARK KNIGHT THE DARK KNIGHT New Year's Day, ITV, 9pm Unholy Joker Heath Ledger creeps out Christian Bale (above) in the stunning Batman sequel that showed big multiplex blockbusters needn't be blockheaded.
Brews Brothers" is a comedy about two full-grown blockheaded brothers who leave their driveway coffee stand and are chased cross-country by a pre-teen coffee competitor as they return a mysterious bag left behind by their hero, THE Juan Valdez.