1. a derog. term of general abuse.
|(con. 1948) Flee the Angry Strangers 242: You big shithead.|
|From Here to Eternity (1998) 813: Kotz, kotz. The shithead. [Ibid.] 814: No wonder they had such stupid shitheads for officers, if they give them such childish examinations as this.|
|Gorilla, My Love (1972) 125: Eddie is a shithead.‘Sweet Talk’ in|
|Flesh Peddlers (1964) 48: At COK there were various ways of labeling clients [...] In descending order there were the creep, kook, screwball, shathead.|
|Essential Lenny Bruce 200: I’m gonna get even with you, you shithead you!|
|Stand On It (1979) 171: Hellfire, I don’t like flying all that much anyway, you shitheads.|
|Digger’s Game (1981) 92: You oughta go to the Home, you shithead.|
|Skin Tight 223: In a slack voice Murdock said, ‘Fuck you, shithead’.|
|White Shoes 38: What you’re looking for, shithead, is in the local yellow-pages.|
|Curvy Lovebox 18: Pro’ly homeless shiteheads from Mersey.|
|Goodoo Goodoo 256: You’re here now, shithead. What do you want to fuckin’ know?|
|Powder 98: The girl was a shithead.|
|Grits 350: Patronisin bastard, tha Malcolm. Southern England, see; Sassenach. Saesneg shit’ed.|
|Skinny Dip 120: It was the best part of my job, sending shitheads up the river.|
|Gutted 2: I quickly hoyed his face down onto my boot. ‘Taste that, shithead’.|
|The Force [ebook] ‘Notes you take on duty are discoverable. Some defense attorney shithead will deliberately misinterpret them’.|
2. (US drugs) a heroin addict.
|A Second Browser’s Dict. 248: Shithead [...] 2. A heroin addict.|
|Crime Factory: Hard Labour [ebook] All the shitheads and tradies ended up keeping WA arm.‘Underhooks’ in|
3. (US prison) a prison guard.
|Tragic Magic 137: Inmates hate guards – we call them bulls, hacks, COs, shit-heads, police.|