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English definition of “head”

head

verb
 
 
/hed/
head back/down/towards, etc B2 to move in a particular direction: They headed back to the shore.General words for movement
LEAD [T] B2 to lead an organization or group: [often passive] The company is headed by a young entrepreneur.Controlling and being in chargeRuling and governing
FRONT/TOP [T] to be at the front or top of something: Jo headed a very short list of candidates.Ahead, in front and beyond
HIT [T] to hit a ball with your head: Owen headed the ball straight into the back of the net.Football/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sportsGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of head verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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