lunkhead

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n lunkhead a stupid person; these words are used to express a low opinion of someone's intelligence
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n lunkhead A heavy, stupid fellow.
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Usage

In literature:

That lunkhead, Ike, my nephew, ain't such a lunkhead as he looks.
"The Guns of Bull Run" by Joseph A. Altsheler
But the autopsy, if it had been performed by Coroner Lunkhead, might have told a different story.
"The Gates of Chance" by Van Tassel Sutphen
This is my sister, the mother of that lunkhead, Ike, and here is my grandmother.
"The Guns of Shiloh" by Joseph A. Altsheler
Hurbertson, the utterly stupid boy the lunkhead, who never had his lesson he's about the ablest lawyer a sister State can boast.
"The Complete Works of Artemus Ward" by Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
I had the pure lunkhead pride.
"Vandemark's Folly" by Herbert Quick
I'm just a lunkheaded cowpuncher out of a job.
"Crooked Trails and Straight" by William MacLeod Raine
Any lunkhead can report a baby show.
"The Lash" by Olin L. Lyman
Did any of those lunkheads write it down in a letter?
"The Rover Boys Down East" by Arthur M. Winfield
Hambletonian and sum ov the kings ov England hav both sired lunkheads.
"Josh Billings on Ice" by Henry Wheeler Shaw
It is only because you are a lunkhead that you perceive any great mystery here.
"The Wolf Cub" by Patrick Casey
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In news:

NĂ¼-metal lunkheads rage to brostep.
So You're the Lunkhead Who Wants Daddy's Girl.
Given his recent spate of lunkhead tough guy roles ( Seven Psychopaths, Kill the Irishman ), it almost sounds like a parody.
It is hard to know where to direct the anger, at the lunkheads in bands like Kid Rock for being so sexist or at the young women who feel it is O.K.
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