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Synonyms for head

front

lead

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top

be in charge of

from head to foot

get something into your head

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go over your head

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  • be baffling
  • be perplexing
  • be incomprehensible
  • be impenetrable
  • be beyond comprehension
  • be all Greek to you
  • be above your head
  • be beyond your grasp

go to your head: intoxicate

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go to your head: make someone conceited

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  • make someone conceited
  • puff someone up
  • make someone full of themselves

head for something or someone

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head someone off

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head something up

keep your head

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  • stay calm
  • stay cool
  • remain unruffled
  • keep your shirt on
  • maintain your equilibrium

lose your head

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  • panic
  • go to pieces
  • get hysterical
  • get flustered
  • lose your self-control
  • lose control of yourself
  • lose your composure

off your head

put your heads together

Synonyms for head

the uppermost part of the body

the seat of the faculty of intelligence and reason

one who is highest in rank or authority

a mass of bubbles in or on the surface of a liquid

a term or terms in large type introducing a text

having or exercising authority

to have charge of (the affairs of others)

to move (a weapon or blow, for example) in the direction of someone or something

to proceed in a specified direction

head off: to block the progress of and force to change direction

Synonyms for head

a single domestic animal

the front of a military formation or procession

the pressure exerted by a fluid

the top of something

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the source of water from which a stream arises

(grammar) the word in a grammatical constituent that plays the same grammatical role as the whole constituent

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the tip of an abscess (where the pus accumulates)

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the length or height based on the size of a human or animal head

a dense cluster of flowers or foliage

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the educator who has executive authority for a school

an individual person

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a natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea)

a rounded compact mass

the foam or froth that accumulates at the top when you pour an effervescent liquid into a container

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the part in the front or nearest the viewer

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a difficult juncture

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forward movement

a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer

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the rounded end of a bone that fits into a rounded cavity in another bone to form a joint

that part of a skeletal muscle that is away from the bone that it moves

(computer science) a tiny electromagnetic coil and metal pole used to write and read magnetic patterns on a disk

(usually plural) the obverse side of a coin that usually bears the representation of a person's head

(nautical) a toilet on board a boat or ship

a projection out from one end

a membrane that is stretched taut over a drum

to go or travel towards

travel in front of

be the first or leading member of (a group) and excel

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be in the front of or on top of

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form a head or come or grow to a head

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remove the head of

References in periodicals archive ?
Head Bob Miller will be back at his desk today after he was given a warning.
PHOTO (1--2--Color) Above, British Prime Minister Tony Blair, left, shakes hands with British Airways head Bob Ayling beneath an Airbus A320 in Toulouse, France.
But former unit head Bob McLachlan said the step would set back paedophile policing 10 years.
Barclaycard head Bob Potts, a Manchester City fan, said: "As a football supporter it's great to be able to mix business with pleasure.
To activate this toy, the child presses a capability switch (not included), and Mother Goose reads the nursery rhymes while her head bobs and turns side to side and her beak opens and closes as if she is speaking.
in their midst he dances a jagged jig, like an electronic scarecrow that's shortcircuiting: angled arms poke the air, feet Skitter with break-dance energy, head bobs and twitches.
It gives travelers what they crave--peaceful rest and rejuvenation through several comfort-inducing features: raised sides to prevent head bobs and neck pain, adjustable toggles to keep the pillow in place, and a chin rest for 360-degree support.
The researchers also observed that both the push-ups and rapid dewlap extensions prompted neighbouring lizards to orient themselves more quickly to the displaying robots than when head bobs were performed without these alerts.
He leans back on the sand, but he is still peering out over the water to where her head bobs up and down.
Analyzing more than 1,500 displays, Martins concluded that three aspects combine to reveal the inner meaning of a push-up: the pattern of head bobs, the overall body posture, and the number of legs flexing and stretching.
At one extreme, sagebrush lizard displays include simple strings of head bobs without any noticeable extension of the legs--what Martins' graduate student Ahrash N.