follow Dictionary.com

8 Words That Are Older Than You Think

waterhead

[waw-ter-hed, wot-er-] /ˈwɔ tərˌhɛd, ˈwɒt ər-/
noun
1.
the source of a river or stream.
2.
a body of water dammed up for irrigation, to supply a garden, etc.
Origin
1560-1570
1560-70; water + head
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for waterhead

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for water

8
8
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with water-head's