fatheadnoun [ C ]uk /ˈfæt.hed/ us /ˈfæt.hed/ informalUK
adjective uk /ˌfætˈhed.ɪd/ us /ˌfætˈhed.ɪd/
Examples from literature
- And what do you suppose this fathead has the front to spring on me?
- He gets out and does things while these fatheads stay in quarters and untangle red tape.
- I propose to have a few words to say about what it means in the country when a city fathead changes his mind about the train he'll take.
- Then to top this off, so long as this nut is alive, there is the danger that some soft-hearted fathead will succeed in getting him turned loose once more.