woodenhead

(redirected from woodenheadedness)

wood·en·head

 (wo͝od′n-hĕd′)
n.
A stupid person; a blockhead.

wood′en-head′ed adj.

woodenhead

(ˈwʊdənˌhɛd)
n
informal a dull, foolish, or unintelligent person
ˌwoodenˈheaded adj
ˌwoodenˈheadedness n

wood•en•head

(ˈwʊd nˌhɛd)

n.
a stupid person; blockhead.
References in periodicals archive ?
Tuchman writes: "Woodenheadedness, the source of selfdeception, is a factor that plays a remarkable role in individuals.
What historian Tuchman refers to as folly or woodenheadedness, we might refer to as cognitive dissonance.