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Meaning of HEADFIRST

Pronunciation:  'hed'furst

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  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
 
 Definition: 
\Head`first"\, Headforemost \Head`fore"most`\, adv.
With the head foremost.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: a corps perdu, abruptly, carelessly, desperately, furiously, happen what may, hastily, head over heels, headforemost, headlong, heedlessly, heels over head, helter-skelter, holus-bolus, hotheadedly, hurriedly, hurry-scurry, impetuously, impulsively, like crazy, like mad, madly, overeagerly, overenthusiastically, overzealously, precipitantly, precipitately, precipitously, ramble-scramble, rashly, recklessly, slam-bang, slap-bang, slapdash, suddenly, wantonly, wildly
 

 

 

 

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