a combining form meaning “face,” used in the names of geometrical solid figures having the form or number of faces specified by the initial element:
indicating a geometric solid having a specified number of faces or surfaces: tetrahedron
fem. proper name, German, from Old High German Haduwig, a compound of two words both of which mean “strife, struggle.”
[hed-ee] /ˈhɛd i/ noun 1. a female given name: from a Greek word meaning “pleasing.”.
[hee-bee-jee-beez] /ˈhi biˈdʒi biz/ noun, (used with a plural verb) Slang. 1. a condition of extreme nervousness caused by fear, worry, strain, etc.; the jitters; the willies (usually preceded by the): Just thinking about ghosts gives me the heebie-jeebies. /ˈhiːbɪˈdʒiːbɪz/ plural noun 1. (slang) the heebie-jeebies, apprehension and nervousness n. 1923, said to have been […]
[heed] /hid/ verb (used with object) 1. to give careful attention to: He did not heed the warning. verb (used without object) 2. to give attention; have regard. noun 3. careful attention; notice; observation (usually with give or take). /hiːd/ noun 1. close and careful attention; notice (often in the phrases give, pay, or take […]