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n. Informal
A stupid person; a dunce.

bone′head′ed adj.
bone′head′ed·ness n.
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Adj.1.boneheaded - (used informally) stupidboneheaded - (used informally) stupid    
stupid - lacking or marked by lack of intellectual acuity


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So, darling Nutty, my precious Nutty, you poor boneheaded muddler, will you kindly think up at your earliest convenience some plan for politely ejecting this Mr Chalmers of yours from our humble home?
Do you blame them, or do you blame the boneheaded officeholder who hired them?
I wish I could say I've never pulled a similar boneheaded move myself.
His education policies are present on every page, and missteps are acknowledged: at one point Klein writes, "we had blown it"; at another, "we made a totally boneheaded move.
Obama has said and done some boneheaded things in the Middle East (like decapitating the Libyan regime with no plan for the morning after), but being wary about getting further embroiled in this region is not one of them.
Bath did not get any favours from referee Jerome Garces but they were guilty of giving away some boneheaded penalties and showing butter-fingered handling, with wing Horacio Agulla a big culprit.
But President Ahmadi-nejad killed it in 2007, apparently objecting to its frequent criticism of many of his ideas for the government as boneheaded.
THE TOPIC: True innovation--often the result of boneheaded mistakes, happy accidents, and more crowd-sourcing than we realize--relies on everything that has come before.
I'd suggest that those responsible for the boneheaded decision to cancel student-level figure drawing workshops at the University of Oregon reread Samaras' and Stanley's comments on the matter and get over themselves.
The retrospective narrative that supports it - the innocent conscripts, dullard generals and boneheaded battle plans - has become tiresomely familiar.
Rhian Owen Blimey, I'd expect a little misogyny from a bunch of boneheaded blokes.
Their outbursts could be chalked up to the rants or ignorance of a few GOP luminaries, and some top GOP officials did chastise at least Nugent for his boneheaded cracks.