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n. Vulgar Slang
An inept, foolish, or contemptible person.


(ˈʃɪtˌhɛd) or


taboo slang a fool; idiot: used as a term of abuse
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shithead - a stupid personshithead - a stupid person; these words are used to express a low opinion of someone's intelligence
dolt, dullard, pillock, poor fish, pudden-head, pudding head, stupe, stupid, stupid person - a person who is not very bright; "The economy, stupid!"
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I'd say that as I've grown up I've learned to be that way, 'cause I was the little shithead kid, you know?
A shtick drek is a shithead and using it lets you out of using the same old English term.
My hot Greek temper flowed: I'll kill that shithead.
Reminiscent of work by Frank O'Hara and Eileen Myles, both of whom appear in this volume, Timmons often employs short lines in sprawling, wild poems that are in love with the world, though sometimes, of course, the "city is shithead mean.
At the End of Meadow Street isn't about the end of the block; it's about the last summer of childhood, a cocky sixth grader who seeks to make his mark on his world ("It was the last day of sixth grade and I was penciling in the word shithead on the corner of the desk behind my notebook.
Fuck you, 1994, with its image of a trapped head under a mattress cursing and declaiming in an abysmal tone such profanities as "Hey fuck you shithead ya fucking scumbag go to hell," remains as poignant as it is troubling in its evocation of the nightmare of obsessive fear and loathing.
And how is it possible to reconcile that heroic gesture with the reality of those girls who say to Ruben Blades, when he tells them to shut up, irritated as he was by all the merriment and laughter at the cemetery, You're a shithead, you're a shithead .
I don't forgive his captures for one thing only , that they didn't have put pullet into his shithead right after they captured him.
McClane responds scornfully: "That was Gary Cooper, shithead.
That goes hand-in-hand with thinking about Smashing Pumpkins and Sonic Youth or a bunch of shithead kids smoking pot at the beach.
She displays a propensity for swearing ("I'd rather call you shithead than Mouse") and breaking the rules by spiking the punch and blasting loud music (The Violent Femmes' "Add It Up") during a sedate garden party.