from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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


ox +‎ head. Compare hogshead. (Wiktionary)



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