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mut·ton·head

 (mŭt′n-hĕd′)
n. Informal
A stupid person; a fool.

[From the proverbial stupidity of sheep.]

mut′ton·head′ed adj.

muttonhead

(ˈmʌtənˌhɛd)
n
slang a stupid or ignorant person; fool
ˈmuttonˌheaded adj

mut•ton•head

(ˈmʌt nˌhɛd)

n. Informal.
a slow-witted, foolish person; dolt.
[1795–1805]
mut′ton•head`ed, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.muttonhead - a stupid personmuttonhead - 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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Well, they say to themselves 'He may be a muttonheaded old mugwump, but he is probably harmless"' - Foreign Secretary BORIS JOHNSON.
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