pumpkin head

a) a severe head injury resulting from a beating.
b) an Asian, who are reputed to have big round heads

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  • pumpkin head — noun 1. archaic : a New England Puritan 2. : dolt, blockhead 3. : a pumpkin sized head • pumpkin headed | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • pumpkin head — Synonyms and related words: addlebrain, addlehead, addlepate, beefhead, blockhead, blubberhead, blunderhead, bonehead, bufflehead, cabbagehead, chowderhead, chucklehead, clodhead, clodpate, clodpoll, dolthead, dullhead, dumbbell, dumbhead, dummy …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • pumpkin — 1640s, alteration of pumpion melon, pumpkin (1540s), from M.Fr. pompon, from L. peponem (nom. pepo) melon, from Gk. pepon melon, probably originally cooked by the sun, ripe, from peptein to cook (see COOK (Cf. cook) (n.)). Pumpkin pie is recorded …   Etymology dictionary

  • pumpkin-headed — adjective see pumpkin head …   Useful english dictionary

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