the upper part of the human body, or the front or upper part of the body of an animal, typically separated from the rest of the body by a neck, and containing the brain, mouth, and sense organs.
Trying to determine the reason for the human logjam, I craned my neck trying to see over the heads of the rest of the parishioners.
a thing having the appearance of a head either in form or in relation to a whole, in particular.
the front, forward, or upper part or end of something, in particular.
the word that governs all the other words in a phrase in which it is used, having the same grammatical function as the whole phrase.
In many grammatical theories, the head of a phrase is defined as that constituent which determines the syntactic category of the phrase.
a person considered as a numerical unit.
they paid fifty dollars a head