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loggerhead

log·ger·head

loggerhead

 
pronunciation:
law gr hed [or] la gr hed
phrases:
at loggerheads
part of speech: noun
definition 1: any of various very large sea turtles with large beaked heads, esp. a carnivorous sea turtle of the southern and western Atlantic.
definition 2: (informal) a stupid or dimwitted person.
similar words:
dullard, dunce
phrase: at loggerheads
derivation: loggerheaded (adj.)