What is another word for pinhead?

Pronunciation: [pˈɪnhɛd] (IPA)

The word "pinhead" is a slang term commonly used to describe someone who is perceived as having a small or narrow-minded perspective. There are a number of synonyms that are often used interchangeably with "pinhead," including "nitwit," "dunce," "fool," "idiot," and "simpleton." Other terms that may be used to convey a similar message include "half-wit," "moron," "blockhead," "numskull," and "dolt." While these words can certainly be seen as offensive by some, they are often used in a good-natured manner among friends and colleagues, and can serve as a way to inject a bit of levity into a situation.

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What are the hypernyms for Pinhead?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Pinhead?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
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What are the holonyms for Pinhead?

Holonyms are words that denote a whole whose part is denoted by another word.
  • holonyms for pinhead (as nouns)

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      pin.

What are the opposite words for pinhead?

The term "pinhead" is often used to describe someone who is unintelligent or foolish. However, there are numerous antonyms that can be used to describe a person's intelligence in a positive way. Some of the most common antonyms for "pinhead" include: intelligent, clever, astute, bright, brilliant, shrewd, sharp, perceptive, quick-witted, and smart. Using these antonyms can help to convey a more positive and respectful tone when discussing a person's intelligence, rather than resorting to insulting or derogatory language such as "pinhead.

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Usage examples for Pinhead

They are at first very minute and grow from the size of a pinhead to that of a pea, and larger.
"Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc."
George Francis Atkinson
But the regulators-transistors and such-have to be as big as a pinhead.
"Out Like a Light"
Gordon Randall Garrett
"On the level, now," says I, before he had a show to make any play at me, "if I'd known what a pinhead I was, I'd stayed in the cushion.
"Shorty McCabe"
Sewell Ford

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