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Meaning of HEADFIRST

Pronunciation:  'hed'furst

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adv]  with the head foremost; "the runner slid headlong into third base"
  2. [adj]  with the head foremost; "a headfirst plunge down the stairs"; "a headlong dive into the pool"

HEADFIRST is a 9 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: forward, headlong, headlong



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Head`first"\, Headforemost \Head`fore"most`\, adv.
With the head foremost.

Thesaurus Terms
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