from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Dull of apprehension.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Dull of apprehension; stupid.
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Tis as I told that fat-brained bald-pated sharp-nosed vulture-eyed pile of old—
England, to mope with his fat-brained followers so far out of his knowledge!
That the fat-brained rascal escaped a thrashing was due only to my inability to lift my hands for punishment; but my looks were dreadful and alarming, and capable of annihilating any one except
"Who're you callin 'a' creature, 'you fat-brained ..."
He decided to wait, moved by the consideration that even if he were victorious the lawyers were sure to draw out of the fat-brained Scott the cause of the quarrel.
I welcome such an antagonist -- these fat-brained peasants about here are too simple to stimulate me to good work.
"I would have the hide off that fatuous, fat-brained idiot, if only I knew how to make it hurt enough!
"When I ask your advice, give it, you fat-brained son of a brand blotter.