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Definizione monolingua e traduzione head

Inglese grammatica



head (third-person singular simple present heads, present participle heading, simple past and past participle headed)

  1. (transitive) To be in command of. - see also head up
    Who heads the board of trustees?
  2. (transitive) To strike with the head; as in soccer, to head the ball
  3. (intransitive) To move in a specified direction. heading towards something
    We are going to head up North for our holiday. We will head off tomorrow. Next holiday we will head out West, or head to Chicago. Right now I need to head into town to do some shopping.
    Im fed up working for a boss. Im going to head out on my own, set up my own business.
  4. (fishing) To remove the head from a fish.
    The salmon are first headed and then scaled.

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  1. (countable) The part of the body of an animal or human which contains the brain, mouth, and main sense organs.
    Be careful when you pet that dog on the head; it may bite.
  2. (uncountable) Mental or emotional aptitude or skill.
    The company is looking for somebody with a good head for business.
    He has no head for heights.
  3. (countable) Mind; ones own thoughts.
    This song keeps going through my head.
  4. (countable) The topmost, foremost, or leading part.
    What does it say on the head of the page?
  5. The end of a rectangular table furthest from the entrance; traditionally considered a seat of honor.
    During meetings, the supervisor usually sits at the head of the table.
  6. (billiards) The end of a pool table opposite the end where the balls have been racked.
  7. (countable) The principal operative part of a machine.
    1. The end of a hammer, axe, golf club, or similar implement used for striking other objects.
    2. The end of a nail, screw, bolt, or similar fastener which is opposite the point; usually blunt and relatively wide.
      Hit the nail on the head!
    3. The sharp end of an arrow, spear, or pointer.
      The head of the compass needle is pointing due north.
    4. (lacrosse) The top part of a lacrosse stick that holds the ball.

    head (not comparable)

    1. Of, relating to, or intended for the head.
    2. Foremost in rank or importance.
      The head cook.
    3. Placed at the top or the front.
    4. Coming from in front.
      head sea
      head wind
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