Übersetzung von “head” — Englisch–Katalanisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /hed/ us /hed/

A1 the part of your body that contains your brain, eyes, ears, mouth, nose, etc.

He fell and hit his head on the table.

B1 your mind

I kept hearing that song in my head.
All these thoughts were going round in my head.

B1 the person who is in charge of an organization

cap, director, -a
Her father is the head of an oil company.

A2 UK also headteacher the person in charge of a school

director, – a

[ no plural ] the front or top part of something

Who is that at the head of the table?
use your head!

used to tell someone in a slightly angry way that they should think more carefully about what they are doing

fes servir el cap!
Why didn’t you use your head and cover the furniture before you started painting?
come to a head

If a problem comes to a head, it becomes very bad.

arribar a un punt crític
go over someone’s head

to be too difficult for someone to understand

resultar a algú difícil d’entendre
All this talk about philosophy went right over my head.
laugh, shout, scream, etc. your head off

to laugh, shout, scream, etc. very much and very loudly

riure, cridar, etc. molt fort
have your head screwed on the right way

to be practical and wise

tenir el cap ben posat
Ask Lois to help – she’s got her head screwed on the right way.
be head and shoulders above someone/something

to be a lot better than someone or something

ésser molt millor que algú/ac
There’s no competition – they’re head and shoulders above the rest.
verb uk /hed/ us /hed/

to move in a particular direction

anar, fer cap a
I was heading towards the park.
I think we should head home now, before it gets too dark.

to be in charge of a group, organization, etc.

dirigir, encapçalar
She heads the country’s leading travel company.

(Übersetzung von “head” aus dem Cambridge Wörterbuch Englisch-Katalanisch © Cambridge University Press)