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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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor of the English Language ... Abridged and Adapted to the Use of the Citizens of the United States (1824)
by John Walker
Wrongheaded,. rong~héd'éd. a. having. a. ". _. ' v 13!. X. K, says J ohmon, is a. letter.
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.
by Noah Webster
Defn:Wrongheaded. [R.] Pope. WRONGHEADED Wrong"head` ed, a.
In which Blank Lines Opposite All the Words in the English Language are Provided, for ... Writers of All Systems of Shorthand to Put on Record ... The Peculiar Word-forms They Employ by Elias Longley
Wrongfully Wrongheaded . Wrongheaded-) -nes f Wrongless Wronglessly Wromrly ) Wrongness) Wrong- timed .
by Charles Annandale
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.
A Dictionary of the English Language : Giving the Derivations, Pronunciations, Definitions and Synonyms of a Large Vocabulary of the Words Occurring in Literature, Art, Science, and the Common Speech ... Mainly Abridged from Webster's International Dictionary : Over 1100 Illustrations by Noah Webster
WRONGHEADED. Wring'ing (ring'l'ng), ...
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Video shows what wrongheaded means. Having an obstinately (persistently, stubbornly) perverse/erroneous opinion or judgement.. Wrongheaded Meaning.
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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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