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knuckleheadedness

Definitions

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  • n. The state or condition of being knuckleheaded; foolishness or ineptitude.

Etymologies

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knuckleheaded +‎ -ness

Examples

  • The reason for these reminders of my knuckleheadedness is a little ditty I wrote about a south Denver woman who found herself flying at 80 mph down West Yale Avenue after the floor mat of her 2001 Nissan Maxima grabbed and trapped her car's accelerator.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • It's Emmy nominations day -- that one day a year when the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences unveils its candidates for the industry's highest honor, and rabid fans of such shows as "Lost," "American Idol," "Real Time With Bill Maher" and "Two and a Half Men" set aside their differences and join hands to celebrate their shared view on the general knuckleheadedness of the academy in its choices.

    TV Column: Lisa de Moraes on the 2010 Emmy Award nominations

  • On Wikipedia every new contribution goes through a series of checks, which attempt to weed out fraud, self-interest, simple knuckleheadedness, and pranks.

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  • As I've said before, 30 Rock is half as stuffy and didactic as its subjectmate Studio 60, twice as astute about the real problems of TV corporate interference and general knuckleheadedness and ten times as funny.

    30 Rock and Twenty Good Years: Scripts 2, Actors 0 - Tuned In - TIME.com

  • The new Michael Vick - the Vick who takes football seriously, who spends his off days speaking to students about the perils of knuckleheadedness - is far more appealing.

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  • Long on ignorance, of understanding shorn, each punched in knuckleheadedness, the others

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  • This may be related to a strain of knuckleheadedness visible among the young in South Korea, who engage in possibly the world's largest and certainly best organized riots.

    VDARE.com: Blog Articles

  • His complete knuckleheadedness, combined with his total inability to recognize his knuckleheadedness, makes him priceless.

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  • Friends back home in New York were texting him the same thoughts: to play smart, to knock off the knack for knuckleheadedness he had displayed so consistently over the better part of all four rounds of the NBA playoffs.

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  • I loved Nate Robinson and Jamal Crawford heading into this season, because Mike D'Antoni is a guy who favors a fast-paced offense and won't bench guys due to occasional bouts of defensive knuckleheadedness.

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