blockheaded


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"I think we should get married." And once she said it, it had always been true and Ray felt blockheaded for waiting this long, all the way through the marble sculptures and into this room of pale faces.
Bags & pouches can be supplied in a variety of styles and options: with or without gusset, tear-off perforations, punched handles, ventilation perforations, re- sealable tapes, captive flap and blockheaded.
Indeed, the strength of the arguments he presents merit a concerted effort to build upon them, with the important caveat that this be done in a language and manner that is accessible to even the most blockheaded among us.
But other writers have remained loyal to him, arguing that his reputation as a blockheaded military man indifferent to mass casualties is entirely unjustified.
But Maimonides feared that his pearl would fall into the hands of "blockheaded, dull-witted pietists." This judgment, too, proved prescient.
(45) The Contention is thus made emblematic of a text that uses its openness to misunderstanding as a strategy for evasion, a legacy employed by George Gascoigne to defend his Posies, when he evokes the 'contentions' to illustrate the vulnerability of texts to 'wrong-reading', 'construed' as they were '(by a blockheaded reader)' 'to be indeed a quarrel between two neighbors.
They're nostalgic, they're blockheaded, they refuse to get with the times.