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EtymologyEdit

ditto +‎ -head, coined by callers to Rush Limbaugh's radio show who begin their remarks with "Ditto!" or "Dittoes!" to concur with a previous comment without restating it.

NounEdit

dittohead (plural dittoheads)

  1. (US, slang) A devotee of Rush Limbaugh, his radio program, or his opinions.
  2. (US, slang, pejorative) A term used to disparage someone who mindlessly agrees with an idea, especially those who agree only as a supporter of a person who expressed the idea.

ReferencesEdit

  • The Seattle Times. "On a mission to save America's natural majesty". Pg. H23. October 1, 2004.