Douchebag vs Shithead - What's the difference?

douchebag | shithead |


As nouns the difference between douchebag and shithead

is that douchebag is a sterile container which holds the fluid used for giving a vaginal douche while shithead is (pejorative|slang|vulgar) a stupid or contemptible person.

douchebag

English

Alternative forms

* douche bag

Noun

(en noun)
  • A sterile container which holds the fluid used for giving a vaginal douche.
  • (US, slang, vulgar) A jerk or asshole; a mean or rude person; someone seen as being arrogant, snobby or obnoxious.
  • ''That douchebag ruined my shrimp cocktail.
    ''Why doesn’t that guy get a job? He’s a regular douchebag .
    ''It's fine to help your friends eat healthy, but don't be a douchebag and harass them about it.
  • (US, slang) Any social misfit; a doofus, dork, or nerd.
  • ''That pocket protector makes you look like a douchebag .

    Derived terms

    * douchebaggery

    shithead

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (pejorative, slang, vulgar) A stupid or contemptible person.
  • Unfortunately Todd is a dummy, but what's worse is that Harvey is a ''shithead''.
  • (uncountable, vulgar) A card game, the aim of which is to lose one's cards