the part of a bridle that fits round a horse’s head Also called (esp US) headstall
- Head cook and bottle washer
noun phrase The person in charge; honcho (1830s+) Related Terms chief cook and bottle washer
noun 1. an inventory of people in a group taken by counting individuals. 2. any count of support, strength, etc.: a head count of senators opposing the bill.
noun 1. a maneuver in which a surfer, by squatting and leaning forward on the surfboard, partially dips his or her head into the wall of a wave.
- Head disk assembly
hardware, storage (HDA) A sealed, high capacity mainframe hard disk with integral heads, as opposed to a removable disk. (1999-01-13)