pea-brained


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pea-brained

  (informal)
a pea-brained person is very stupid (always before noun) Take no notice - he's just a pea-brained idiot.
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The actions of such pea-brained morons suggests it might be true.
What a pea-brained thing to suggest that, just because they wear clean clothes and brush their hair, and generally behave in a civilised manner, they are enjoying the limelight.
It's about time programme makers started to treat us like adults, and not pea-brained idiots with the attention span of a goldfish.
The pea-brained officer must learn that discretion will bring the respect of the public at large.
My first impulse was to feel sorry for the speaker's nephew, who had to be in school while his pea-brained uncle got to go to glamorous parties in Park City, Utah, and bad-mouth Gus Van Sant's visionary new movie.
The alleged perpetrator, Michael Stephen Walker, 46, told police what he did was ``stupid, moronic and pea-brained,'' and he apologized to Edmonson, the paper reported.
Beating those pea-brained, cold-blooded, piscatorial combatants is the organizational context, i.
He's a pea-brained ego on legs whose ex Katie Price has nick named Danny Chipolata.
And to the pea-brained PR who couldn't be bothered to remember which city's newspaper he was phoning and began his banal spiel which: "I thought you might be interested in our research about Manchester.
Two pea-brained top-order run outs helped but Chris Wright, Keith Barker, Chris Woakes and Rikki Clarke did everything they could in the conditions.
With Everton there is a specific type of Toffee troll - the one who thinks that Bill Kenwright is a Machiavellian genius, turning his nose up at a hailstorm of billionaire bidders and that David Moyes is a pea-brained tactical Luddite.
But that would be to overlook the efforts of the orange-jacketed stewards, who put themselves in the frontline for meagre rewards and whose refusal to succumb to a very obvious temptation to surrender the battles with the pea-brained vermin prevented a shameful night becoming a disastrous one.
Which brings us to that pea-brained poser Rio Ferdinand, introduced by P Diddy at an anti-violence press conference as "one of the main players in the UK international football side".
In those species with rampantly promiscuous females, pea-brained males with large testicles stood a better chance of having offspring than their less fertile but brainier love rivals
Unfortunately they were still lumbered with the familiar pea-brained plotting.