pumpkin head


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pumpkin head

1. A dim-witted or unintelligent person; a dolt. Why did I ever hire that pumpkin head? He can't do anything right around here.
2. prison slang A prisoner who has been beaten severely about the face and head; such an attack itself. (So called due to the swelling of the head that results.) No one went near the pumpkin head after his beating from one of the prison gangs, which had served as a warning to the other inmates. Whatever fellow prisoners might do to you, it's the guards you have to look out for. They're very fond of giving a pumpkin head to anyone to who steps out of line.
See also: head, pumpkin
References in classic literature ?
Ozma's my parent, you know, because she built my body and carved my pumpkin head.
And many a fine gentleman has a pumpkin head, as well as my scarecrow.
Definitely something different about Geoff with his pumpkin head and tiny teeth and wooden stare, but people were too polite to ask.
Jack and Sally Skellington, the Grim Reaper and Mr Pumpkin Head will be visiting Dewsbury Market from 11am to 3pm othis Wednesday, Huddersfield Open Market from 11am to 3pm on Thursday and Queensgate Market from 10am - 3pm on October 31.
The Extreme Tour, featuring Killer Clown, the Evil Twins and Pumpkin Head, is on its way to Kirkleatham Museum 231013SCREAM_02 IAN MCINTYRE
TK Baha DLC) Addressed an issue that could cause the flying pumpkin head to regenerate health in Hallowed Hollow.
Then he asked me to buy some straw so he could be a scarecrow with a pumpkin head.
com)-- An innovative and effective new product designed to greatly simplify a typically cumbersome underground construction task, Pumpkin Head, has been developed by Timothy Bryant of Appomattox, Virginia.
There was a scarecrow made to look like a noted horror film star, a ghoul lying on the ground biting on its prey, one fashioned by a little girl who had given it her doll's head, a two-headed soccer player, a table-top scarecrow and a scarecrow performing a break dance on its pumpkin head.
Since Boulder has a long tradition of public nudity and no laws on the books against it, the pumpkins, according to the police, would be charged with "indecent exposure," following the legal logic that donning a pumpkin head, as opposed to wearing nothing, makes the remaining bodily exposure "indecent.
As usual, I'd overestimated the size of this bear in the field, but looking at that pumpkin head on the ground, I had no problem with a little ground shrinkage this time around.
My hopes lay in the behemoth's preoccupation with an elk corpse into which his pumpkin head was deeply inserted, a recently-stripped elk, tagged by some lucky archery hunter during New Mexico's September season.
But if you want to add a little more to your pumpkin head, Aldi has some pumpkin tealight holders (59p each) and a great Sound Beams torch (pounds 2.
Or get your kids a fun Light-up pumpkin head, pounds 4.
Place skewers around the top hole and use them to attach the smaller pumpkin head.