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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Used informally to imply a person's actions were dumb.

Usage examples (39)
  • He admitted this was what he called a boneheaded mistake.
  • I don't think anything he did with the man classifies as boneheaded or as palling around.
  • I mean when Senator Patty Murray calls the idea boneheaded you know you really shot yourself in the foot.
  • Put this one in the "boneheaded" political move column. for more
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