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Turkish translation of “head”

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head

noun [C]
 
 
/hed/
BODY A1 the part of your body above your neck which contains your brain, eyes, ears, mouth, nose, etc and on which your hair grows
baş, kafa, kelle; (argo) saksı
He fell and hit his head on the table. The head and face
MIND B1 your mind
zihin, akıl, kafa
All these thoughts were going round in my head.Mind and personalityScience of psychology and psychoanalysis
ORGANIZATION B1 the person who is in charge of an organization
başkan, şef, lider, baş
Her father is the head of an oil company.People in charge of or controlling other peopleBosses, managers and directorsOccupations and tradesLeaders of national and regional governmentsBosses, managers and directorsPeople in charge of or controlling other people
SCHOOL ( also head teacher) UK A2 the person in charge of a school
müdür
You'll have to ask the head if you can have a day off school.People in charge of or controlling other peopleBosses, managers and directorsOccupations and tradesTeachers
FRONT/TOP the front or top part of something
önü, başı, tepesi, üstü
Who is that at the head of the table?Ahead, in front and beyond
£10/$6, etc a head costing £10/$6, etc for each person
kişi başı 10£/6$ vs. maliyet/tutar
The meal costs £20 a head.Particular and individual
heads the side of a coin that has a picture of someone's head on it
tura
Heads or tails?Forms of money and methods of payment
→  See also hit the nail on the head , a roof over your head , off the top of your head , be banging your head against a brick wall , come to a head , go over sb's head , go to your head , hang your head (in shame) , keep your head , lose your head , raise/rear its ugly head , laugh/shout/scream, etc your head off
(Definition of head noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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