pea-brained


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pea-brained

Particularly stupid, foolish, or narrow-minded. The town hall meeting was hijacked by a few pea-brained morons trying to protest the new highway development. Don't let Tom's comments get you down—he's just a pea-brained jerk who puts other people down to make himself feel smart.
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This one's for the pea-brained asshole who frisked me back in '96.
A flash of lightning strikes a pea-brained, turnip-headed Scarecrow - and he comes to life.
The actions of such pea-brained morons suggests it might be true.
I had one of these in April at Sun 'n Fun, when I came to the inescapable conclusion that I'm a dinosaur, a mud-hugging, pea-brained Jurassic throwback.
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 biggest threat to the long-form article, Scherer suggests, isn't pea-brained readers, but editors who believe their own condescending blather about what readers want.
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.
Amanda Naughton is all elegance as embittered Countess Charlotte, and Brad Little is aptly tall, big-voiced and pea-brained as her two-timing husband.
From tinkering with plastic or solid-rock barriers along Edsa only to discover traffic got infernally worse to seeking 'emergency powers' to make bus and jeepney drivers obey traffic rules, now comes another pea-brained idea: requiring violators to seek National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) clearance for them to be able to drive again.
As part of this pea-brained scheme, I see they also wish to re-open the slip road from Allesley Park estate to the A45, which was closed by the council for safety reasons many years ago.
He is certainly not the reckless, pea-brained overtaking-a-police-car-at-100mph-in-your-flash-motor type of chap.