Definitions For Head


  • Oral stimulation of the genitals
  • A single domestic animal
  • A membrane that is stretched taut over a drum
  • A projection out from one end
  • (nautical) a toilet on board a boat or ship
  • The striking part of a tool
  • (usually plural) the obverse side of a coin that usually bears the representation of a person's head
  • (computer science) a tiny electromagnetic coil and metal pole used to write and read magnetic patterns on a disk
  • That part of a skeletal muscle that is away from the bone that it moves
  • The upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains
  • The rounded end of a bone that fits into a rounded cavity in another bone to form a joint
  • That which is responsible for one's thoughts, feelings, and conscious brain functions; the seat of the faculty of reason
  • (grammar) the word in a grammatical constituent that plays the same grammatical role as the whole constituent
  • A line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about
  • The subject matter at issue
  • A V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer
  • Forward movement
  • A difficult juncture
  • The front of a military formation or procession
  • The source of water from which a stream arises
  • The part in the front or nearest the viewer
  • The top of something
  • The foam or froth that accumulates at the top when you pour an effervescent liquid into a container
  • A rounded compact mass
  • A natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea)
  • A user of (usually soft) drugs
  • A person who is in charge
  • An individual person
  • The educator who has executive authority for a school
  • The pressure exerted by a fluid
  • A dense cluster of flowers or foliage
  • The length or height based on the size of a human or animal head
  • The tip of an abscess (where the pus accumulates)
  • The part of the body containing the brain, eyes, ears, nose, and mouth
  • A person's mental ability : mind or intellect
  • A person who has a specified mental or emotional quality


  • Remove the head of
  • Direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
  • To go or travel towards
  • Travel in front of; go in advance of others
  • Be in charge of
  • Form a head or come or grow to a head
  • Be in the front of or on top of
  • Be the first or leading member of (a group) and excel
  • Take its rise
  • To be the leader of (something)
  • To be first on (a list)
  • To go in a specified direction or toward a specified place

Is Head a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Head is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Head in a Sentence

  • She patted the dog on the head.
  • He nodded his head in agreement.
  • The ceiling's low—watch your head!
  • As head editor at the TV station for 17 years, he has hired and fired innumerable staff members
  • The group was headed by the church pastor.
  • He was accused of heading the revolt.
  • I hopped in the car and headed down the street.

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Antonyms for Head

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