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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

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True to its roots it has that funky house beat we all head bob too, but has a great vocal too.
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Barclays said there was "no substance" to rumours it was about to announce a $10bn write-down, or that chief executive John Varley, and investment bank head Bob Diamond were poised to quit.
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Deputy Head Bob Richardson said: "Our pupils have severe learning difficulties and Merseytravel were keen to look at our needs and at of what resources they could put in place to improve things for our pupils.
Under the proposals, brought about by the retirement of junior school head Bob Crooke, both schools would close, then reopen as a combined primary on the same site.
But McCoy is not champion for nothing and having heard the commentator relay the drama and realising Family Business, who had been caught by Pipe's travelling head Bob Hodge after covering just a couple of furlongs, had clearly escaped unscathed he decided to remount him.
As media friendly inquiry head Bob Lawrie was keen to point out from the start, his initial examination would concentrate solely on whether supermarkets were profiteering at the expense of shoppers -- not to the detriment of suppliers.
Of course, not even one judge will be flying in from the Philippines and Top Rank head Bob Arum said the Nevada commission has assured him that a repeat of the spotty judging the last time will be avoided.
Marketing head Bob Lutz of United States-based General Motors Corporation (GM) (NYSE: GM) has announced that the Chevrolet Impala will retain its front-wheel drive layout.
Barclays said there was "no substance" to rumours it was about to announce a 10 billion US dollar writedown, or that bosses John Varley, chief executive and investment bank head Bob Diamond were poised to quit.