Definition of the adjective wrongheaded
What does wrongheaded mean as an attribute of a noun?
- obstinately perverse in judgment or opinion
- example: a wrongheaded policy
- similar: wrong
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by John Ogilvie
Wrongheaded (rong'hed-ed), a. Having the brain or head taken up with false or wrong notions or ideas ; especially, perversely wrong; having a perverse understanding: perverse. ' A wrongheaded distrust of England." Bp. Berkeley.
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A Complete Encyclopedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific, and Technological by John Ogilvie
Wrongheaded (rong'hed-ed), a. Having the brain or head taken up with false or wrong notions or ideas ; especially, per- TerseTy wrong ; having a perverse understanding; perverse. 'A wrongheaded distrust of England.' Bp. Berkeley.
by Ian Buchanan
it was wrongheaded to begin with and has been superseded by a more sophisticated version. More of a sound bite than a fully thought-out concept, ...
by Russell M. Lawson
The New Left radicalized students during a time when the civil rights movement seemed too slow and the Vietnam War seemed too wrongheaded and racist. Black Power fed into La Raza, Red Power, and feminism, as student demonstrations ...
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Scrabble value of W4R1O1N1G2H4E1A1D2E1D2
The value of this 11-letter word is 20 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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