Head

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Definition

the head (body): the round part of the body above the neck (where our hair, eyes, mouth and ears are located)
noun

the head (of the sales department): the leader, manager, director (of the sales department)
noun

to head / to head up: to lead, to manage, to be in charge of
verb
Kevin heads the production department. He is in charge of all the staff there.

heads (of a coin): the side (of a coin) showing a head or figure
noun

Examples

  • "Head 'Nose' and creator of revolutionary new odors and fragrances"
  • "Hannah Benedict - Head of Retail"
  • "Horatio : You have reached the voicemail machine of Horatio Oléré, the head of research and development at the Delavigne Corporation and an aspiring massage therapist."
  • "How would you like to go to London and head up a satellite office there?"
  • "What's going on inside that beautiful head of yours?"
  • "-Yeah, somebody oughtta hit you on the head"
  • "And since this is the Queen's Head pub, I thought you might be able to help me with my enquiries."
  • "Is that a real wolf's head?"
  • "I feel more prepared to take a leadership position not only in the workplace, but also at the head of a small country again, if ever the need arises."
  • "It is my sad duty to inform you that I am resigning from my positions as Head of Research and Development and Most Handsome Man at the Delavigne Corporation, effective immediately."

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