Look-Up
head (n):
oral stimulation of the genitals
Samples
they say he gives good head
head (n):
a single domestic animal
Samples
200 head of cattle
head (n):
a membrane that is stretched taut over a drum
head (n):
a projection out from one end
Samples
the head of the nail.
a pinhead is the head of a pin
head (n):
(nautical) a toilet on board a boat or ship
head (n):
the striking part of a tool
Samples
the head of the hammer
head (n):
(usually plural) the obverse side of a coin that usually bears the representation of a person's head
Samples
call heads or tails!
head (n):
(computer science) a tiny electromagnetic coil and metal pole used to write and read magnetic patterns on a disk
head (n):
that part of a skeletal muscle that is away from the bone that it moves
head (n):
the upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains
Samples
he stuck his head out the window
head (n):
the rounded end of a bone that fits into a rounded cavity in another bone to form a joint
Samples
the head of the humerus
head (n):
that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason
Samples
his mind wandered.
I couldn't get his words out of my head

Related Words: mindpsyche
head (n):
(grammar) the word in a grammatical constituent that plays the same grammatical role as the whole constituent
head (n):
a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about
Samples
the heading seemed to have little to do with the text
Related Words: ering
head (n):
the subject matter at issue
Samples
the question of disease merits serious discussion.
under the head of minor Roman poets
head (n):
a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer
Samples
the point of the arrow was due north
head (n):
forward movement
Samples
the ship made little headway against the gale
head (n):
a difficult juncture
Samples
a pretty pass.
matters came to a head yesterday
head (n):
the front of a military formation or procession
Samples
the head of the column advanced boldly.
they were at the head of the attack
head (n):
the source of water from which a stream arises
Samples
they tracked him back toward the head of the stream
head (n):
the part in the front or nearest the viewer
Samples
he was in the forefront.
he was at the head of the column
head (n):
the top of something
Samples
the head of the stairs.
the head of the page.
the head of the list
head (n):
the foam or froth that accumulates at the top when you pour an effervescent liquid into a container
Samples
the beer had a large head of foam
head (n):
a rounded compact mass
Samples
the head of a comet
head (n):
a natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea)
head (n):
a user of (usually soft) drugs
Samples
the office was full of secret heads
head (n):
a person who is in charge
Samples
the head of the whole operation
head (n):
an individual person
Samples
tickets are $5 per head
head (n):
the educator who has executive authority for a school
Samples
she sent unruly pupils to see the principal
Related Words: principal
head (n):
the pressure exerted by a fluid
Samples
a head of steam
head (n):
a dense cluster of flowers or foliage
Samples
a head of cauliflower.
a head of lettuce
head (n):
the length or height based on the size of a human or animal head
Samples
he is two heads taller than his little sister.
his horse won by a head
head (n):
the tip of an abscess (where the pus accumulates)
head (v):
remove the head of
Samples
head the fish
head (v):
direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
Related Words: channeliseguidemaneuvermanoeuvresteer
head (v):
to go or travel towards
Samples
where is she heading.
We were headed for the mountains
head (v):
travel in front of; go in advance of others
Samples
The procession was headed by John
Related Words: lead
head (v):
form a head or come or grow to a head
Samples
The wheat headed early this year
head (v):
be in charge of
Samples
Who is heading this project?
Related Words: lead
head (v):
be the first or leading member of (a group) and excel
Samples
This student heads the class
head (v):
be in the front of or on top of
Samples
The list was headed by the name of the president
head (v):
take its rise
Samples
These rivers head from a mountain range in the Himalayas
14 words in a day, 5000 words in a year | 5000 Most Common English Words
Powered By  rentanadviser.com | WordNet | TDK (Türk Dil Kurumu)
Next Proverb

While there is life there is hope

Allahtan ümit kesilmez.
As long as you are alive, you should be hopeful, because it is possible that your situation will improve.


Dictionary-Translator Addon for Firefox: