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Meaning of word head from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

head   noun

Meaning : The upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals. Contains the face and brains.

Example : He stuck his head out the window.

Synonyms : caput

Meaning : A single domestic animal.

Example : 200 head of cattle.

Meaning : That which is responsible for one's thoughts, feelings, and conscious brain functions. The seat of the faculty of reason.

Example : His mind wandered.
I couldn't get his words out of my head.

Synonyms : brain, mind, nous, psyche

Meaning : A person who is in charge.

Example : The head of the whole operation.

Synonyms : chief, top dog

वह जो किसी घर, संस्था, दल या समाज आदि का प्रमुख हो या जिसे सब प्रकार के काम करने का अधिकार हो।

अटलजी भाजपा के मुखिया हैं।
अगुआ, अगुवा, अधिष्ठाता, चूड़ा, प्रधान, प्रभारी, प्रमुख, मुखिया, सरगना, सरग़ना, सर्वेसर्वा, हेड

किसी विशेष समाज या बिरादरी का प्रधान जो प्रायः विवाद आदि हल करता और लोगों को सलाह आदि देता है।

आज भी कुछ आदिवासी जातियों में फैसले चौधरी ही करता है।

जिसे किसी कार्य में सब प्रकार के अधिकार प्राप्त हों।

इस अनुष्ठान के कर्ताधर्ता सेठ मोहनदासजी हैं,क्योंकि उन्हीं की देख रेख में यह कार्य हो रहा है।
कर्ता धर्ता, कर्ता-धर्ता, कर्ताधर्ता

वह जो किसी ग्राम पंचायत का प्रधान या मुखिया हो या किसी गाँव के लोगों द्वारा चुना हुआ उस गाँव का प्रधान व्यक्ति।

हमारे दादाजी लंबे समय तक ग्राम-प्रधान रहे हैं।
ग्राम प्रधान, ग्राम मुखिया, ग्राम सभापति, ग्राम-प्रधान, ग्राम-मुखिया, ग्रामपति, पटेल

Meaning : The front of a military formation or procession.

Example : The head of the column advanced boldly.
They were at the head of the attack.

The back of a military formation or procession.

Infantrymen were in the rear.

Meaning : The pressure exerted by a fluid.

Example : A head of steam.

Meaning : The top of something.

Example : The head of the stairs.
The head of the page.
The head of the list.

The lower part of anything.

Curled up on the foot of the bed.
The foot of the page.
The foot of the list.
The foot of the mountain.

Meaning : The source of water from which a stream arises.

Example : They tracked him back toward the head of the stream.

Synonyms : fountainhead, headspring

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

Synonyms : head word

Meaning : The tip of an abscess (where the pus accumulates).

Meaning : The length or height based on the size of a human or animal head.

Example : He is two heads taller than his little sister.
His horse won by a head.

Meaning : A dense cluster of flowers or foliage.

Example : A head of cauliflower.
A head of lettuce.

Synonyms : capitulum

Meaning : The educator who has executive authority for a school.

Example : She sent unruly pupils to see the principal.

Synonyms : head teacher, principal, school principal

किसी विद्यालय अथवा महाविद्यालय के आचार्यों में प्रधान जिसके पास कार्यकारिणी अधिकार होते हैं।

पंडित राम मनोहरजी इस विद्यालय के प्रधानाचार्य हैं।
प्रधान आचार्य, प्रधानाचार्य, प्राचार्य, प्रिंसिपल

Meaning : An individual person.

Example : Tickets are $5 per head.

Meaning : A user of (usually soft) drugs.

Example : The office was full of secret heads.

Meaning : A natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea).

Synonyms : foreland, headland, promontory

Meaning : A rounded compact mass.

Example : The head of a comet.

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

Example : The beer had a large head of foam.

Meaning : The part in the front or nearest the viewer.

Example : He was in the forefront.
He was at the head of the column.

Synonyms : forefront

Meaning : A difficult juncture.

Example : A pretty pass.
Matters came to a head yesterday.

Synonyms : pass, straits

Meaning : Forward movement.

Example : The ship made little headway against the gale.

Synonyms : headway

Meaning : A V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer.

Example : The point of the arrow was due north.

Synonyms : point

Meaning : The subject matter at issue.

Example : The question of disease merits serious discussion.
Under the head of minor Roman poets.

Synonyms : question

Meaning : A line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about.

Example : The heading seemed to have little to do with the text.

Synonyms : header, heading

वह संबंध या पद जो विषय का परिचय कराने के लिए लेख के ऊपर उसके नाम के रूप में रहता है।

इस लेख का शीर्षक मुझे ठीक नहीं लगा।
शीर्षक, सरनामा, सिरनामा

Meaning : The rounded end of a bone that fits into a rounded cavity in another bone to form a joint.

Example : The head of the humerus.

Meaning : That part of a skeletal muscle that is away from the bone that it moves.

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

Synonyms : read/write head

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

Example : Call heads or tails!.

(usually plural) the reverse side of a coin that does not bear the representation of a person's head.


Meaning : The striking part of a tool.

Example : The head of the hammer.

Meaning : (nautical) a toilet on board a boat or ship.

जहाज़ में वह स्थान जहाँ लोग पाखाना फिरते हैं और जिसके पास पानी का भण्डार रहता है।

कर्मचारी कंदील को साफ़ कर रहा है।
कंदील, कन्दील

Meaning : A projection out from one end.

Example : The head of the nail.
A pinhead is the head of a pin.

Meaning : A membrane that is stretched taut over a drum.

Synonyms : drumhead

मृदंग, तबले, ढोल आदि के मुख पर मढ़ा हुआ गोल चमड़ा।

इस ढोल के दोनों ओर की पूरियाँ खराब हो गयी हैं।
पूड़ी, पूरी

Meaning : Oral stimulation of the genitals.

Example : They say he gives good head.

Synonyms : oral sex

head   verb

Meaning : To go or travel towards.

Example : Where is she heading.
We were headed for the mountains.

Meaning : Be in charge of.

Example : Who is heading this project?.

Synonyms : lead

Meaning : Travel in front of. Go in advance of others.

Example : The procession was headed by John.

Synonyms : lead

Meaning : Be the first or leading member of (a group) and excel.

Example : This student heads the class.

Synonyms : head up

Meaning : Direct the course. Determine the direction of travelling.

Synonyms : channelise, channelize, direct, guide, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, point, steer

Meaning : Take its rise.

Example : These rivers head from a mountain range in the Himalayas.

Meaning : Be in the front of or on top of.

Example : The list was headed by the name of the president.

Meaning : Form a head or come or grow to a head.

Example : The wheat headed early this year.

Meaning : Remove the head of.

Example : Head the fish.


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