blockish

  • 1 Blockish — Block ish, a. Like a block; deficient in understanding; stupid; dull. Blockish Ajax. Shak. {Block ish*ly}, adv. {Block ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 blockish — index obtuse, opaque, thoughtless Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 blockish — [bläkish] adj. like a block; stupid; dull …

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  • 4 blockish — adjective Date: 1565 resembling a block …

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  • 5 blockish — blockishly, adv. blockishness, n. /blok ish/, adj. like a block; dull; stupid. [1540 50; BLOCK + ISH1] * * * …

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  • 6 blockish — adjective a) Like a block in shape or nature; coming across as a block. b) Lacking understanding; stupid; obtuse; dull …

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  • 7 blockish — Synonyms and related words: Boeotian, asinine, beef brained, beef witted, blockheaded, bovine, chuckleheaded, chumpish, cloddish, cowish, crass, dense, doltish, dull, dullard, dumb, duncical, duncish, fat, gross, ineducable, klutzy, lumpish,… …

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  • 8 blockish — adj. stupid; dull …

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  • 9 blockish — adjective 1》 bulky or crude in form. 2》 unintelligent; stupid …

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  • 10 blockish — a. Stupid, stolid, heavy, doltish, unintelligent, dull, stockish. See beetle headed and stupid …

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  • 11 blockish — block·ish …

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  • 12 blockish — block•ish [[t]ˈblɒk ɪʃ[/t]] adj. like a block; dull; stupid • Etymology: 1540–50 block′ish•ly, adv. block′ish•ness, n …

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  • 13 blockish — /ˈblɒkɪʃ/ (say blokish) adjective like a block; dull; stupid. –blockishly, adverb –blockishness, noun …

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  • 14 blockish — adj. 1 resembling a block. 2 excessively dull; stupid, obtuse. 3 clumsy, rude, roughly hewn. Derivatives: blockishly adv. blockishness n …

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  • 15 Blockishly — Blockish Block ish, a. Like a block; deficient in understanding; stupid; dull. Blockish Ajax. Shak. {Block ish*ly}, adv. {Block ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 16 Blockishness — Blockish Block ish, a. Like a block; deficient in understanding; stupid; dull. Blockish Ajax. Shak. {Block ish*ly}, adv. {Block ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 17 Nevelson, Louise — orig. Leah Berliavsky born Sept. 23?, 1899/1900, Kiev, Russia died April 17, 1988, New York, N.Y., U.S. Ukrainian born U.S. sculptor. Born in Kiev, she moved with her family to Maine in 1905. She studied at New York s Art Students League and with …

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  • 18 Imbecility — (Roget s Thesaurus) Folly. < N PARAG:Imbecility >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 want of intelligence want of intelligence &c. 498 want of intellect &c. 450 Sgm: N 1 shadowness shadowness silliness foolishness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 imbecility… …

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  • 19 Daff — Daff, n. [See {Daft}.] A stupid, blockish fellow; a numskull. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 20 doltish — dolt ish (d[=o]lt [i^]sh), a. Doltlike; dull in intellect; stupid; blockish; as, a doltish clown. {Dolt ish*ly}, adv. {Dolt ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] || …

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