Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The head of an ox.
  • noun A stupid fellow; a blockhead; a dolt.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Literally, the head of an ox (emblem of cuckoldom); hence, a dolt; a blockhead.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The head of an ox; an emblem of cuckoldom.
  • noun A dolt; a blockhead.

Etymologies

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ox +‎ head. Compare hogshead.

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