A still tongue keeps a wise head - Wise people don't talk much.
All in your head - If something is all in your head, you have imagined it and it is not real.
Better be the head of a dog than the tail of a lion - This means that it is better to be the head or at the top of something that isn't very important or prestigious than a small or unimportant member of something big.
Bite someone's head off - If you bite someone's head off, you criticise them angrily.
Bless your pointy little head - This expression is used as to patronise someone, especially when they don't realise that they're not very clever.
Bull-headed - If you're a bull-headed, you're stubborn or inflexible.
Bury your head in the sand - If someone buries their head in the sand, they ignore something that is obviously wrong.
Come to a head - If events reach a crisis point, they come to a head.
Fat head - A fat head is a dull, stupid person.
Get your head around something - If you get your head around something, you come to understand it even though it is difficult to comprehend.
Go to your head - If something goes to your head, it makes you feel vain. If alcohol goes to your head, it makes you feel drunk quickly.
Head for the hills - If people head for the hills, they run away from trouble.
Head is in the clouds - If a person has their head in the clouds, they have unrealistic, impractical ideas.
Head is mince - (Scot) When someone's thoughts are in a state of abject confusion, especially when facing a severe dilemma, their head is mince.
Head nor tail - If you can't make head nor tail of something, you cannot understand it at all or make any sense of it.
His body was a man's, but his head was the head of a bull, and his teeth were the teeth of a lion.
"Young Folks Treasury, Volume 2 (of 12)" by Various
I beat its head in with the haft of the fork.
"Tramping on Life" by Harry Kemp
Next, he now assumed a small body with a huge head, and now a huge body with a small head.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
And they struck knee and head against head, producing the crash of one stone against another.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2"
Old Matthew Frost shook his head.
"Verner's Pride" by Mrs. Henry Wood
The sun was almost directly over his head, showing him how late it was.
"The Texan Scouts" by Joseph A. Altsheler
His eyes, set closely together, were of the most intense black that Ned had ever seen in a human head.
"The Texan Star" by Joseph A. Altsheler
The Concho runs ten thousand head on the range.
"Sundown Slim" by Henry Hubert Knibbs
The dark head and the golden head were together over the wonderful puzzle picture.
"The Ridin' Kid from Powder River" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
Ella was still lying in the easy-chair in which she had been seated, but her head was thrown back in an unnatural fashion.
"The Black Box" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
The head of the native girl came up instinctively; but as Winnie leisurely strolled toward the palace, the head sank again.
"The Adventures of Kathlyn" by Harold MacGrath
She had not come out on that raw evening with nothing upon her head.
"The Portion of Labor" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Scraggy allers says she has bats in her head.
"From the Valley of the Missing" by Grace Miller White
The light at the head of the companion revealed a man ascending, bareheaded, and in evening dress.
"The Swindler and Other Stories" by Ethel M. Dell
You will turn the child's head.
"Memoirs of a Midget" by Walter de la Mare
A feeble light shone out on the stair-head, and bending my head, for the lintel was low, I stepped into the room.
"Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France" by Stanley J. Weyman
Shrubs or trees; flowers often polygamo-monoecious, in clusters, heads, or spikes; petals often none.
"The Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States" by Asa Gray
Wear light flannel shirts, and at all hazards keep the head and nape of the neck well shielded from the sun.
"Taxidermy and Zoological Collecting" by William T. Hornaday
I don't know why I turned my head back; it was the merest chance that I did so: and I saw Tod kneeling on the grass, raising the boy's head.
"Johnny Ludlow. First Series" by Mrs. Henry Wood
Putting her head, ornamented with yellow curl-papers, round the door-post, she saw us seated there, and drew it away again.
"Johnny Ludlow, Second Series" by Mrs. Henry Wood
And a heaven full of stars
Over my head
White and topaz
And misty red;
"Stars" by Sara Teasdale
For love-I would
split open your head and put
a candle in
behind the eyes.
"The Warning" by Robert Creeley
P.S. Chinese Tecs
Are far more dreaded!
And they always appear
"Why?" by Spike Milligan
He reared his head, shaggy and grim,
Staring among the cherubim;
The seven celestial floors he rent,
One crystal dome still o'er him bent:
Above his head, more clear than hope,
All heaven was a microscope.
"A Fairy Tale" by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
This soldier who had eased his head
And staunched the flow where it had bled,
Who made a pillow of his breast
Where the poor tossing head might rest,
Wore a young face he used to know
Yesterday, some time, long ago.
"No Man's Land" by Katharine Tynan
"He is there, he is there, with his shadowy frown!
But gone from his head is the kingly crown,
The crown from his head, and the spear from his hand,—
They have chas'd him far from the glorious land
Where the feast of the gods is spread!
"The Sword Of The Tomb : A Northern Legend" by Felicia Dorothea Hemans
Conventional wisdom says that Mitt Romney is a more viable candidate than Rick Santorum in a head-to-head fight with President Obama.
Dogfish Head This week's Beer of the Week is Dogfish Head's Burton Baton.
Annie Scrambler and her aunt go head-to-head with Lisa and Hector on a semi-popular game show.
Republic columnist Karina Bland talks about going head-to-head with former Arizona Gov Rose Mofford.
But it's the staples of any good head shop — stuff to smoke and things to smoke it in — that really sets Traders apart from other Valley head shop s.
The Arca-Swiss d4m tripod head is one of the more beautiful photographic instruments I've seen as well as being a pleasure to work with—the movements are smooth and there is virtually no head creep even with heavy off-balance loads.
HILTON HEAD- The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is investigating the reported disappearance of a Hilton Head Island man.
Kptm.com Ryan Newman, Tony Stewart Surprise Race Fans With Head-to-Head Race At NASCAR SpeedPark.
A retired police officer/chief and long-time agency employee and a certified tax auditor are going head-to-head for Lee County Tax Collector on Nov 6.
Incumbent US Senator Jon Tester and challenger US Congressman Denny Rehberg went head to head in a heated debate last night Monday October 9th, 2012 in Billings .
In this first head-to-head comparison, a team led by researchers at Duke University compared a one-time injection of Botox to the more traditional treatment for urge urinary incontinence daily medication.
Went head-to-head in their only debate of the season.
Head of corporate communications and brand for Marsh & McLennan Cos. For the past year moves to music rights manager Broadcast Music Inc to head strategic comms.
The proposed beef checkoff changes would increase the current $1 per head to $2 per head.
Cheerleader Megan M agreed to shave her head in honor of Head Coach Chuck Pagano if she and Colts mascot Blue were able to raise $10,000 dollars for leukemia research by game time.
After each simulated step, V checks if the symbol scanned by its input head is consistent with what P1 claims about the corresponding head of M .
Checking generalized debates with small space and randomness
Let us toss an ’unfair’ coin with probabilities p for heads and q = 1 − p for tails and wait for an appearance of some chosen string of heads and tails.
Penney's game between many players
Robots of middle complexity (e.g., mobile robots equipped with stereo heads) and high complexity robots (e.g., mobile manipulators with expressive heads) are controlled by graphs containing dozens of components running on several computers.
Improving the lifecycle of robotics components using Domain-Specific Languages
We assume for deﬁniteness that the positive direction is towards the heads, and denote by δh and δt the distance of the heads and the tails, respectively, from the reference surface.
According to the algorithm described in Figure 4, and due to the syntactic-head and semantic-head link relation, the lex rule can only be applied to the lexical entry for sentence (Figure 1).
A generation algorithm for f-structure representations
The corresponding distinction for a clause with a conjunction of propositions in its head would be to either revise the body of the clause or to delete one of the propositions in its head.
Tractability of Theory Patching
M is in state q and its head scans a ∈ Σ, then M replaces a by b, moves its head one cell to the right (h = 1), to the left (h = −1), or does not move its head (h = 0); ﬁnally, it changes to state q ′ .
Fixed-parameter tractability, definability, and model checking
Head-Tail Substructure: ∼20% of Compact HVCs show distinct head-tail structure, suggestive of interaction with an external medium.
The Infall of Gas onto the Galactic Disk
Phase diagrams of model lipids as a function of head-head repulsion, ahh , and temperature, T ∗ for various lipid architectures as indicated in the key.
Biological and synthetic membranes: What can be learned from a coarse-grained description?
As the strength of head group hydration decreases, so does the bending modulus, apparently vanishing for suﬃciently weak head group/solvent interaction parameters.
Biological and synthetic membranes: What can be learned from a coarse-grained description?
As output, the tile indicates the new content of the tape, the new state of the head and the direction of the next motion of the head.
About the domino problem in the hyperbolic plane, a new solution
Where is SETI headed for the future? I suggest you peruse the SETI publication SETI 2020 edited by Ekers et al. (2002) in which various authors attempt to forecast where SETI is, or should be, headed. I won’t ask where the funding might be coming from.
Astrophysics in 2006
This can always be represented as an MM program with two single-valued attributes. But it could also have originated from a program with one attribute ranging over two points, or from a program with no attributes and two headings, or from a program with one attribute and one heading.
Ensuring Spreadsheet Integrity with Model Master
Heading Angle toward time graph From two graph above, can be compared the performance of each constant. With KP=5, the Oscillation around destination heading angle could be avoided.
Heading Lock Maneuver Testing of Autonomous Underwater Vehicle
We use data for male heads so that men who are not household heads (as would be the case if they lived with their parents) are excluded.
Changes in the Distribution of Income Volatility