AskDefine | Define wrongheaded

The Collaborative Dictionary

Wrongheaded \Wrong"head`ed\, a. Wrong in opinion or principle; having a perverse understanding; perverse. -- Wrong"head`ed*ly, adv. -- Wrong"head`ed*ness, n. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]

Word Net

wrongheaded adj : obstinately perverse in judgment or opinion; "a wrongheaded policy"

English

Etymology

From wrong + headed

Alternative spellings

Adjective

  1. having an obstinately perverse opinion or judgement
Ignorance is the condition of being uninformed or uneducated, lacking knowledge or information. It may also refer to:
wrongheaded in Japanese: 無知
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