fathead


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fat·head

 (făt′hĕd′)
n. Slang
A stupid person.

fat′head′ed adj.
fat′head′ed·ly adv.
fat′head′ed·ness n.

fathead

(ˈfætˌhɛd)
n
slang a stupid person; fool
ˈfatˌheaded adj

fat•head

(ˈfætˌhɛd)

n.
a stupid person; fool.
fat′head`ed, adj.
fat′head`ed•ly, adv.
fat′head`ed•ness, n.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fathead - a man who is a stupid incompetent foolfathead - a man who is a stupid incompetent fool
fool, muggins, saphead, tomfool, sap - a person who lacks good judgment
Translations

fathead

[ˈfæthed] Nimbécil mf
you fathead!¡imbécil!

fathead

n (Brit inf) → Dummkopf m, → Blödmann m (inf)

fathead

[ˈfætˌhɛd] n (fam) → scemo/a, babbeo/a
References in classic literature ?
With their rifles grasped in their stiffened hands, mid a ring of the dead and dyin',' as some fathead sings.
Fathead minnows were obtained from a culture kept at the University of North Texas.
Fathead products include their signature life-size, high-definition wall graphics of professional athletes, animated heroes, entertainment characters, team helmets and logos, as well as Fathead Jr.
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is requesting bids for the furnishing of live fathead minnows grade 11-18 and Golden shiners that have been tested for pathogens, including Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia (VHS) virus, Fathead Minnow Nidovirus (FHMNv), Infectious Hematopoietic Necrosis (IHN) virus, Infectious Pancreatic Necrosis (IPNv) virus, Spring Viremia of Carp (SVCv) virus, Heterosporis spp, and Contracecum spp, and meet the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) fish health standards for importation, if the fish will be imported into Wisconsin.
Fathead minnows and golden shiners were tethered by the lower lip in the tanks with a 3-inch section of 4-pound mono to ease the bass' hunting.
Linda Castillion of Fathead says the company is looking to expand its business of large-scale moveable vinyl wall graphics into the international soccer market this year.
To the team's surprise, the alpha and beta metabolites proved equally potent in their effects on female fathead minnows.
We investigated the implications of this by analyzing the combined effects of a multicomponent mixture of five estrogenic chemicals using vitellogenin induction in male fathead minnows as an end point.
SET D: FRENCH LAVENDER Two each of Fathead (pink flowers), Helmsdale (burgundy) and Papillon (purple).
Last week the royal fathead, who was on a pilgrimage to the Falklands to pay tribute to Britain's war dead, decided to first stop off in Brazil for a bit of partying where he was photographed again sunning himself on a yacht full of semi-naked women.
He reported at the SETAC meeting that although rainbow trout, bluegill, and fathead minnows can all oxidize pyrethroids, their esterase enzyme activity doesn't break apart the pesticides.