follow Dictionary.com

What's the "een" in Halloween?

head count

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.
Also, headcount.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for head count
  • It has flattened in head count terms, making it more affordable, but sharpened in salary differentials making it less so.
  • Apparently, whoever was doing the head count during boarding didn't realize the cello would be taking a seat.
  • However, since the credit for teaching is based on a student head count, it will not credit quality of teaching.

Word of the Day

Slide the arrow to see easier and harder words for head count
Easy Moderate Difficult

Word Value for head

8
7
Scrabble Words With Friends