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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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English - Alternative Forms

* heed (obsolete), hed (obsolete)

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Middle English _hed_, _heed_, _heved_, _heaved_, from Old English _hēafod_ (“head; top; source, origin; chief, leader; capital”), from Proto-Germanic _*haubudą_ (“head”), from Proto-Indo-European _*kauput-_, _*káput_ (“head”), a variant of _*kapōlo_ (“head, bowl”).

From Middle English hed, heed, heved, heaved, from Old English hēafod (head; top; source, origin; chief, leader; capital), from Proto-Germanic *haubudą (head), from Proto-Indo-European *kauput-, *káput (head), a variant of *kapōlo (head, bowl).

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* enPR: hĕd, IPA(key): /hɛd/ * Rhymes: -ɛd

  • enPR: hĕd, IPA(key): /hɛd/
  • Rhymes: -ɛd

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

Wikipedia HEAD (_countable and uncountable_, _plural_ HEADS) * (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._ * (people) To do with heads. * Mental or emotional aptitude or skill. _The company is looking for people with good HEADS for business._ _He has no HEAD for heights._ * Mind; one's own thoughts. _This song keeps going through my HEAD._ * A headache; especially one resulting from intoxication. * 1888, Rudyard Kipling, ‘Thrown Away’, _Plain Tales from the Hills_, Folio Society 2005 edition, page 18, he took them seriously, too, just as seriously as he took the ‘HEAD’ that followed after drink. * A headdress; a covering for the head. _a laced HEAD;   a HEAD of hair_ * An individual person. _Admission is three dollars a HEAD._ * (animals) To do with heads. * (uncountable, measure word for livestock and game) A single animal. _200 HEAD of cattle and 50 HEAD of horses_ _12 HEAD of big cattle and 14 HEAD of branded calves_ _at five years of age this HEAD of cattle is worth perhaps $40_ _a reduction in the assessment per HEAD of sheep_ _they shot 20 HEAD of quail_ * The population of game. _we have a heavy HEAD of deer this year;  planting the hedges increased the HEAD of quail and doves_ * The antlers of a deer. * (countable) The topmost, foremost, or leading part. _What does it say at the HEAD of the page?_ * The end of a table. * 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._ * (billiards) The end of a pool table opposite the end where the balls have been racked. * (countable) The principal operative part of a machine or tool. * The end of a hammer, axe, golf club, or similar implement used for striking other objects. * 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!_ * The sharp end of an arrow, spear, or pointer. _The HEAD of the compass needle is pointing due north._ * (lacrosse) The top part of a lacrosse stick that holds the ball. * (music) A drum head, the membrane which is hit to produce sound. _Tap the HEAD of the drum for this roll._ * A machine element which reads or writes electromagnetic signals to or from a storage medium. _The HEADS of your tape player need to be cleaned._ * (computing) The part of a disk drive responsible for reading and writing data. * (automotive) The cylinder head, a platform above the cylinders in an internal combustion engine, containing the valves and spark plugs. * The foam that forms on top of beer or other carbonated beverages. _Pour me a fresh beer; this one has no HEAD._ * (engineering) The end cap of a cylindrically-shaped pressure vessel. * (UK, geology) Deposits near the top of a geological succession. * (medicine) The end of an abscess where pus collects. * (music) The headstock of a guitar. * (nautical) A leading component. * The top edge of a sail. * The bow of a vessel.

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head (countable and uncountable, plural heads)

  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.
    1. (people) To do with heads.
      1. Mental or emotional aptitude or skill.
        The company is looking for people with good heads for business.
        He has no head for heights.
      2. Mind; one's own thoughts.
        This song keeps going through my head.
      3. A headache; especially one resulting from intoxication.
      4. A headdress; a covering for the head.
        a laced head;   a head of hair
      5. An individual person.
        Admission is three dollars a head.
    2. (animals) To do with heads.
      1. (uncountable, measure word for livestock and game) A single animal.
        200 head of cattle and 50 head of horses
        12 head of big cattle and 14 head of branded calves
        at five years of age this head of cattle is worth perhaps $40
        a reduction in the assessment per head of sheep
        they shot 20 head of quail
      2. The population of game.
        we have a heavy head of deer this year;  planting the hedges increased the head of quail and doves
      3. The antlers of a deer.
  2. (countable) The topmost, foremost, or leading part.
    What does it say at the head of the page?
    1. The end of a table.
      1. 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.
      2. (billiards) The end of a pool table opposite the end where the balls have been racked.
    2. (countable) The principal operative part of a machine or tool.
      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.
      5. (music) A drum head, the membrane which is hit to produce sound.
        Tap the head of the drum for this roll.
      6. A machine element which reads or writes electromagnetic signals to or from a storage medium.
        The heads of your tape player need to be cleaned.
      7. (computing) The part of a disk drive responsible for reading and writing data.
      8. (automotive) The cylinder head, a platform above the cylinders in an internal combustion engine, containing the valves and spark plugs.
    3. The foam that forms on top of beer or other carbonated beverages.
      Pour me a fresh beer; this one has no head.
    4. (engineering) The end cap of a cylindrically-shaped pressure vessel.
    5. (UK, geology) Deposits near the top of a geological succession.
    6. (medicine) The end of an abscess where pus collects.
    7. (music) The headstock of a guitar.
    8. (nautical) A leading component.
      1. The top edge of a sail.
      2. The bow of a vessel.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ADJECTIVE
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English - Adjective

HEAD (_not comparable_) * Of, relating to, or intended for the head. * Foremost in rank or importance. _the HEAD cook_ * Placed at the top or the front. * Coming from in front. _HEAD sea;   HEAD wind_ SYNONYMS * (foremost in rank or importance): chief, principal * (placed at the top or the front): first, top ANTONYMS * (coming from in front): tail TRANSLATIONS

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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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

HEAD (_third-person singular simple present_ HEADS, _present participle_ HEADING, _simple past and past participle_ HEADED) * (transitive) To be in command of. (See also _head up_.) _Who HEADS the board of trustees?_ _to HEAD an army, an expedition, or a riot_ * (transitive) To strike with the head; as in soccer, _to head the ball_ * (intransitive) To move in a specified direction. _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._ _I'm fed up working for a boss. I'm going to HEAD OUT on my own, set up my own business._ _How does the ship HEAD?_ * (fishing) To remove the head from a fish. _The salmon are first HEADED and then scaled._ * (intransitive) To originate; to spring; to have its course, as a river. * Adair A broad river, that HEADS in the great Blue Ridge. * (intransitive) To form a head. _This kind of cabbage HEADS early._ * To form a head to; to fit or furnish with a head. _to HEAD a nail_ (Can we find and add a quotation of Spenser to this entry?) * To cut off the top of; to lop off. _to HEAD trees_ * (obsolete) To behead; to decapitate. (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?) * To go in front of; to get in the front of, so as to hinder or stop; to oppose; hence, to check or restrain. _to HEAD a drove of cattle; to HEAD a person; the wind HEADS a ship_ * To set on the head. _to HEAD a cask_ DERIVED TERMS * head for the hills TRANSLATIONS RELATED TERMS * ahead * knucklehead * railhead * smackhead

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?
    to head an army, an expedition, or a riot
  2. (transitive) To strike with the head; as in soccer, to head the ball
  3. (intransitive) To move in a specified direction.
    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.
    I'm fed up working for a boss. I'm going to head out on my own, set up my own business.
    How does the ship head?
  4. (fishing) To remove the head from a fish.
    The salmon are first headed and then scaled.
  5. (intransitive) To originate; to spring; to have its course, as a river.
  6. (intransitive) To form a head.
    This kind of cabbage heads early.
  7. To form a head to; to fit or furnish with a head.
    to head a nail
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Spenser to this entry?)
  8. To cut off the top of; to lop off.
    to head trees
  9. (obsolete) To behead; to decapitate.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?)
  10. To go in front of; to get in the front of, so as to hinder or stop; to oppose; hence, to check or restrain.
    to head a drove of cattle; to head a person; the wind heads a ship
  11. To set on the head.
    to head a cask

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* DHEA, hade

Que a categoria em ESTONIAN - ADJECTIVE
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Estonian - Adjective

HEAD * _partitive singular form of_ HEA * _plural form of_ HEA

head

  1. partitive singular form of hea
  2. plural form of hea


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