Definition of featherbrain in English:


(also featherhead)

Pronunciation /ˈfeT͟Hərˌbrān/ /ˈfɛðərˌbreɪn/

Translate featherbrain into Spanish


  • A silly or absentminded person.

    ‘things can't help but be wrong in a household run by such a featherbrain’
    • ‘Miss Fillamore called her a featherhead and said she was foolish to give up a secure position’
    • ‘The feather-brain loony is planning his next stunt, but it's top secret.’
    • ‘This book is an intriguing read if you are a featherbrain.’
    • ‘He has pet names for her such as skylark, squirrel and featherbrain.’