meaning of bonehead

bonehead meaning in General Dictionary

you of low intelligence a dunce a blockhead made use of deprecatingly expressing a reduced opinion of someones intelligence or abilities

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  • a stupid person; these words are accustomed to express the lowest viewpoint of someone's intelligence

bonehead meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"stupid person," 1908, from bone tissue (letter.) + head (n.). Compare blockhead, meathead.