1. head teacher the educator who has executive authority for a school
  2. heath aster common much-branched North American perennial with heathlike foliage and small starry white flowers
  3. horseshoer a person who shoes horses
  4. headspace the volume left at the top of a filled container (bottle or jar or tin) before sealing
  5. headscarf a kerchief worn over the head and tied under the chin
  6. head honcho an important influential person
  7. headhunter a savage who cuts off and preserves the heads of enemies as trophies
  8. headwaiter a dining-room attendant who is in charge of the waiters and the seating of customers
  9. head start the advantage gained by beginning early, as in a race
  10. headstream a stream that forms the source of a river
  11. head ache pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs
  12. headliner a performer who receives prominent billing
  13. headstock the stationary support in a machine or power tool that supports and drives a revolving part (as a chuck or the spindle on a lathe)
  14. headstone a marker for a grave
  15. headwater the source of a river
  16. headshake the act of turning your head left and right to signify denial or disbelief or bemusement
  17. headache pain in the head
  18. howitzer a muzzle-loading high-angle gun with a short barrel that fires shells at high elevations for a short range
  19. head sea a sea in which the waves are running directly against the course of the ship
  20. Hotspur English soldier killed in a rebellion against Henry IV

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