In the 1980's this was a derogatory term used by outsiders to the alternative subculture to describe the growing mod/alternative/skater movement, usually those who listened to new wave, ska and punk. pre-goth
look at those checkerheads over there with their skateboards
by sastian November 14, 2006
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a tortoiseshell colored kitty cat
my cat checkers
by mike pelgen August 18, 2003
a person who is loved . or someone another person can talk to very easily .
awww ! your so sweet my little checker head !
by brennakayy101 August 29, 2008
adj. or n. 1.) description of hair style frequently worn by children of african descent, usually adorned with multiple barrettes or hair elastics, also known as washington squares; 2.) any person wearing such a hair style
Damn, look at that checkerhead....
by chica December 21, 2002