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off the top of one's headWithout great thought or investigation; extemporaneous; natural; offhand.
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water is exceeding up the headwhen every thing goes wrong and nothing is controlable
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head upTo lead or take the lead; to direct; to take charge.
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beat one's head against a stone wallTo waste effort on a futile project.
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bite someone's head offTo severely berate someone.
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bury one's head in the sandTo deliberately ignore the reality of a situation; to pretend a problem does not exist.
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come to a headTo rapidly come to a turning point.
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come to a headTo suddenly make mature or perfected that which was inchoate or imperfectly formed.
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come to a headTo suddenly reveal that which has lain latent for a time.
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cool headA calm, focused demeanor and mindset; a person having such characteristics.
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do someone's head inTo frustrate, irritate or disturb someone.
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get it into one's headimagine
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get one's head aroundTo understand; fathom; solve.
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give headTo perform oral sex on another person.
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give one's head a shakeTo reassess the common sense of one's behaviour, ideas, etc.
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give someone a big headTo flatter someone excessively; to overpraise someone, usually resulting in them becoming proud, arrogant or conceited.
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give someone his headTo allow (someone) to act without constraint: to give (someone) free rein.
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go over someone's headTo take up an issue with another person's boss or other superior rather than beginning or continuing to deal with the original person.
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go over someone's headTo escape someone's comprehension.
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go to someone's headTo strongly affect a person, especially to the detriment of their senses or mental faculties.
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have a head forto be capable with, to be knowledgeable about
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have eyes in the back of one's headTo be particularly, especially uncannily, observant; a perceived ability to see in all directions at once.
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have one's head in the cloudsTo daydream; to think about matters other than the present reality.
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have one's head in the cloudsTo have fantastic or impractical dreams; to think impractically.
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have one's head readTo have the bumps, indentations, and shape of one's skull examined and interpreted by a phrenologist.
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have one's head readTo have one's mental health assessed, to receive a psychiatric examination.
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have someone's blood on one's headTo be responsible for someone's death, pain, or misfortune.
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head and shouldershead and shoulders
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head and shouldershead and shoulders
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head and shouldersTo a considerable degree; better; outstanding.
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head forgo towards
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head for the hillsTo go to a safe place; to seek refuge; to flee.
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head for the hillsTo travel to a higher elevation, especially to a rural region on vacation.
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head girlsenior female pupil
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head honchoThe person in charge; the highest-ranking person in an organization.
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head in the cloudsHaving fantastic or impractical dreams; thinking impractically.
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head in the cloudsDaydreaming; thinking about matters other than the present reality.
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head of steamAmount of energy.
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head over heelsAt top speed; frantically.
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head over heelsHopelessly smitten.
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head over heelsTumbling upside down.
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head scratcherA device used to scratch the head.
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head scratcherA particularly puzzling or confusing event.
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head scratcherDecember 2007, W:Daily News Tribune - Golden Globes nominations a head-scratcher.
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head scratcherJuly 2002, Fox News - Attorney: Williams' Kids Near Compromise About Father's Remains.
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head southAlternative form of go south; to decrease or become unfavorable; to take a turn for the worse.
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head startFor example, prior to the beginning of a race.
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head startA factor conducive to superiority and success.
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head startinitial advantage
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head to toeEntirely; completely; over one's full body.
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