Search in: Word
Vietnamese keyboard: Off
Virtual keyboard: Show
English - English (Wordnet) dictionary (also found in English - Vietnamese, )
Jump to user comments
  • remove the head of
    • head the fish
  • form a head or come or grow to a head
    • The wheat headed early this year
  • be in the front of or on top of
    • The list was headed by the name of the president
  • take its rise
    • These rivers head from a mountain range in the Himalayas
  • direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
  • be the first or leading member of (a group) and excel
    • This student heads the class
  • travel in front of; go in advance of others
    • The procession was headed by John
  • be in charge of
    • Who is heading this project?
  • to go or travel towards
    • where is she heading
    • We were headed for the mountains
  • oral stimulation of the genitals
    • they say he gives good head
  • a membrane that is stretched taut over a drum
  • a projection out from one end
    • the head of the nail, a pinhead is the head of a pin
  • (nautical) a toilet on board a boat or ship
  • the striking part of a tool
    • the head of the hammer
  • (usually plural) the obverse side of a coin that usually bears the representation of a person's head
    • call heads or tails!
  • (computer science) a tiny electromagnetic coil and metal pole used to write and read magnetic patterns on a disk
  • that part of a skeletal muscle that is away from the bone that it moves
  • the rounded end of a bone that fits into a rounded cavity in another bone to form a joint
    • the head of the humerus
  • a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about
    • the heading seemed to have little to do with the text
  • the subject matter at issue
    • the question of disease merits serious discussion
    • under the head of minor Roman poets
  • a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer
    • the point of the arrow was due north
  • forward movement
    • the ship made little headway against the gale
  • a difficult juncture
    • a pretty pass
    • matters came to a head yesterday
  • the part in the front or nearest the viewer
    • he was in the forefront
    • he was at the head of the column
  • the foam or froth that accumulates at the top when you pour an effervescent liquid into a container
    • the beer had a large head of foam
  • a rounded compact mass
    • the head of a comet
  • a natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea)
  • a user of (usually soft) drugs
    • the office was full of secret heads
  • an individual person
    • tickets are $5 per head
  • the educator who has executive authority for a school
    • she sent unruly pupils to see the principal
  • a dense cluster of flowers or foliage
    • a head of cauliflower
    • a head of lettuce
  • the length or height based on the size of a human or animal head
    • he is two heads taller than his little sister
    • his horse won by a head
  • the tip of an abscess (where the pus accumulates)
  • (grammar) the word in a grammatical constituent that plays the same grammatical role as the whole constituent
  • the source of water from which a stream arises
    • they tracked him back toward the head of the stream
  • the top of something
    • the head of the stairs
    • the head of the page
    • the head of the list
  • the pressure exerted by a fluid
    • a head of steam
  • the front of a military formation or procession
    • the head of the column advanced boldly
    • they were at the head of the attack
  • a person who is in charge
    • the head of the whole operation
  • that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason
    • his mind wandered
    • I couldn't get his words out of my head
  • a single domestic animal
    • 200 head of cattle
  • the upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains
    • he stuck his head out the window
Related search result for "head"
Comments and discussion on the word "head"