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A foolish or empty-headed person: "He presents antiwar protesters ... as bubbleheads who didn't even know where Southeast Asia was" (Frank Rich).

bub′ble·head′ed adj.


informal a frivolous person
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They turned her into a salacious harlot - this bubbleheaded sex kitten who is jumping in and out of bed with any available Roman," says Dr Robert Steven Bianchi.
Bubbleheaded animal rights activists Grant (Oliver Driver) and Experience (Danielle Mason)--a mismoniker if ever there was one--sneak onto the farm to expose the dastardly experiments.
That would be Marlon's Marcus Copeland, disguised as bubbleheaded heiress Tiffany Wilson (his big brother, Shawn's Kevin, dolls up as blond sister Brittany - and no, it's not worth explaining why they do this).
This is why, although you laugh at Elle's bubbleheaded nature when she talks about tracking down her pet dog's biological mother in order to invite her to the wedding, you also cheer her on when she asserts her individuality in the face of conservative convention.
You remember that song: "We got the bubbleheaded bleach-blonde, comes on at 5; She can tell you about the plane crash with a gleam in her eye; It's interesting when people die, give us dirty laundry.