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Synonyms for pinhead

an ignorant or foolish person

the head of a pin

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You could easily put my wild mushroom pinhead risotto on a restaurant menu.
25 g NPK fertilizer/1000 g medium (treatment P5) showed the fastest first time pinhead budding, but not different from the application of SP-36 fertilizer 0.
From her viewpoint, he was the size of a pinhead, but those flashes saved his life.
The trouble with pointing out that pinheads manage without leadership is that each and every pinhead thinks he or she is a great leader.
The wonderfully weird convention brings together the music of bands such as Children of Bodom and The Black Dahlia Murder; the malicious machinations of Pinhead in the "Hellraiser" movies, local horror authors from the New England Horror Writers Association and cult-favorite actors such as Jason Mewes ("Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back"), pictured, and Corey Haim ("Lost Boys").
WHAT I know or understand about war would Yt on a pinhead, but Andy McNab's article on Iraq was very interesting to read.
The book includes a foreword by the actor who played Pinhead, and images relating to the films' characters and production.
Things could turn on one phone call or a pinhead, but it was unlikely based on conversations going into the trade deadline that we'd do anything," Kupchak added.
Researchers who label newly discovered genes with colorful names are causing problems, according to an article from the New York Times, which mentions genes named "lunatic fringe," "head case," and "one-eyed pinhead.
The procedure offers paleontologists a nondestructive way to see what's preserved inside ancient rarities smaller than a pinhead and provides fresh insights into the evolution of life on Earth, the scientists say.
He notes that he has seen "El" referenced in places as diverse as a hotel shampoo bottle and the comic strip Zippy the Pinhead.
It often felt like I was hauling my large frame onto a pinhead and trying to balance.
I feel a snooze coming on because this sounds like angels on a pinhead.
That is equivalent to the size of a pinhead compared to the area of a football pitch.
Here are two of the author's definitions for a Pinhead and a Smart Operator: "A Pinhead is a kid who drives his parents and teachers nuts by delaying, complaining about, or refusing to do homework.