Definition of dead from the neck up in English:

dead from the neck up

phrase

informal
  • Stupid.

    • ‘Not all the students were dead from the neck up.’
    • ‘My dear fellow, I may be dead from the neck up, but rack my brains as I may I can't see why a chap should need thirty pages to describe how he turns over in bed before going to sleep.’
    • ‘Any person who maintains the same attitudes over a twenty-year period is probably dead from the neck up.’
    • ‘The supporting cast was either over the top or dead from the neck up.’
    • ‘The girl must be dead from the neck up that she'll go along with it.’
    • ‘Right now, I'm somewhat overwhelmed, by how many Americans seem to be dead from the neck up, as we approach this election.’
    • ‘If you believe that he's the toughest player in the NFL, you are truly dead from the neck up.’
    stupid, foolish, senseless, brainless, mindless, idiotic, imbecilic, imbecile, insane, lunatic, asinine, ridiculous, ludicrous, absurd, preposterous, silly, inane, witless, half-baked, empty-headed, unintelligent, half-witted, slow-witted, weak-minded
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