[hed-wey-ter] /ˈhɛdˈweɪ tər/
a person in charge of , busboys, etc., in a restaurant or dining car.
headwall (hěd’wôl’) A steep slope or precipice rising at the head of a valley or glacial cirque.
noun 1. a cliff or steep slope rising at one end of a glaciated valley.
/ˈhɛdwəd/ adjective 1. (of river erosion) cutting backwards or upstream above the original source, which recedes adverb 2. a variant of headwards
/ˈhɛdwədz/ adverb 1. backwards beyond the original source: a river erodes headwards