Featherbrain - definition of featherbrain by The Free Dictionary
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A silly, flighty, or empty-headed person.
featherbrain (ˈfɛðəˌbreɪn) or
a frivolous or forgetful person
ˈfeatherˌbrained, ˈfeatherˌheaded adj
feath•er•brain (ˈfɛð ərˌbreɪn)
a foolish or giddy person; scatterbrain.
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has gone through French history articles with a Mongol obsession, hence the frequently occurring sentence, "So-and-so had no known contact with the Mongols." Then along comes someone who has read and probably misunderstood some popular account.
TORVALD: Has my little featherbrain
been out wasting money again?
Next he afflicted Garnswllt's Greg Thomas with serial injuries and, perhaps worse, selection for the traumatic West Indies tour of 1985-86 under featherbrain