a person with a tiny brain, dumbo

Hey, birdbrain. Why are you throwing money in the river?

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  • birdbrain — ird brain n. 1. a person with confused ideas; incapable of serious thought. Syn: addle head, loon. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • birdbrain — ► NOUN informal ▪ a stupid person …   English terms dictionary

  • birdbrain — ☆ birdbrain [bʉrdbrān΄ ] n. Informal a stupid or silly person birdbrained [bʉrdbrānd΄] adj …   English World dictionary

  • Birdbrain — A birdbrain refers to a stupid person. Often it refers to a person with a short attention span.Birdbrain may also refer to: * Birdbrain (album), an album by Buffalo Tom * Birdbrain, a fictional character; one of the Monster Pretenders, a subgroup …   Wikipedia

  • birdbrain — 1. n. a stupid acting person. □ You silly birdbrain. Stop it! □ I’m such a birdbrain. I forgot my driver’s license, of icer. 2. AND birdbrained mod. stupid. □ I’ve never heard such a birdbrain idea in my life …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • birdbrain — noun /ˈbɜː(ɹ)d.bɹeɪn/ Someone who is not very smart or clever. That birdbrain just drove right through three rows of traffic cones and into the bushes …   Wiktionary

  • Birdbrain (band) — Infobox musical artist Name = Birdbrain Img capt =Birdbrain (Ammo, Benway) early performance at the Midway Cafe in JP, Boston, ca 1993. Img size = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Boston, Mass., USA Genre = Alternative rock Post grunge …   Wikipedia

  • Birdbrain (album) — Infobox Album Name = Birdbrain Type = studio Artist = Buffalo Tom Released = 1990 Recorded = Genre = Alternative rock Length = 45:06 Label = Beggars Banquet Producer = Buffalo Tom, J Mascis, Sean Slade Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|3.5|5 [http://www …   Wikipedia

  • birdbrain — noun Date: 1933 1. a stupid person 2. scatterbrain • birdbrained adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • birdbrain — birdbrained, bird brained, adj. /berrd brayn /, n. Slang. a stupid, foolish, or scatterbrained person. [1920 25; BIRD + BRAIN] * * * …   Universalium

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