an act or instance of supporting the body in a vertical position by balancing on the usually with the aid of the hands.
verb (used without object), headstood, headstanding.
to perform a headstand.
the act or an instance of balancing on the head, usually with the hands as support
[hed-stawl] /ˈhɛdˌstɔl/ noun 1. that part of a bridle or halter that encompasses the head of an animal. /ˈhɛdˌstɔːl/ noun 1. another word (esp US) for head collar
noun 1. an advantage given or acquired in any competition, endeavor, etc., as allowing one or more competitors in a race to start before the others. noun 1. an initial advantage in a competitive situation An early start that confers an advantage, as in This year we’ll get a head start on the competition by […]
- Head station
noun 1. (Austral) the main buildings on a large sheep or cattle farm
[hed-stey] /ˈhɛdˌsteɪ/ noun 1. (on a sailing vessel) a leading forward from the of the foremost mast to the stem or the end of the bowsprit.