potatohead

potatohead

slang A fool or dolt; someone who acts stupidly, carelessly, or thoughtlessly. Sometimes hyphenated or written as two words. John, you potatohead—I told you to double check the oil level before starting the engine! Janet can be such a potato head sometimes!

potatohead

n. a stupid person. (see also potato.) Stop acting like a potatohead.
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The kids were enthralled by the realistic costumes for all the toys, who looked just as they appear in the film and included piggy bank Hamm, the "scary" dinosaur Rex, Slinky Dog, the energetic Barbie, the loveable couple Mr and Mr Potatohead and not forgetting rootin' tootin' cowgirl, Jessie, and her horse, Bullseye.
And madmen and women dressed up as Iron Man, Buzz Lightyear, Mr Potatohead, a training shoe and a giant loo roll for the race of their lives.
"I went to watch Birmingham the other day against Forest and they were calling him 'potatohead', so they are getting ready for it.
PotatoHead from Toy Story, when he mixed up his features and said, "Look!
* The spouses' surnames are changed to Skywalker, or Longstocking, or Obama, or Gaga, or Potatohead.
"Mister Potatohead is sensitive," said Larry, whacking the back of Junie's head.
@JonHickman: If Woody is the David Brent, middle-manager character in Toy Story, Mr Potatohead, is definitely the shop steward.
The bride's brother (Mr Potatohead) Barrie Edgar said: "Melanie's an original and has always wanted something different - not for her a boring white wedding and tails.
IT'S Lisa's day in court today, giving evidence against creepy Mr Potatohead lookalike Derek.
Potatohead, this tool allows learners to experiment with many of the styles used by the famous artist Picasso.
POTATOHEAD: A 23-year-old student ate 46 potato pancakes in eight minutes to win a contest at a Long Island delicatessen.
Split from potatohead Rooney and you'll soon find out that for regular girls who don't date soccer idols the streets are not paved with media gold.
'I was just reading about how he was called 'Mr Potatohead' at school,' we reply, a touch too quickly.
Potatohead" approach in fittings: Here are all these extra appendages, these doll-like elements, and this "circus costume"--can you work with that there?
Potatohead sales jumped from the skillet to see an 800 percent increase in sales.