follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

headed

[hed-id] /ˈhɛd ɪd/
adjective
1.
having a heading or course.
2.
shaped or grown into a head.
3.
having the mentality, personality, emotional control, or quality specified, or possessing a specified number of heads (usually used in combination):
a slow-headed student; a two-headed monster.
Origin
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English; see head, -ed3
Related forms
unheaded, adjective
well-headed, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for well-headed

headed

/ˈhɛdɪd/
adjective
1.
  1. having a head or heads
  2. (in combination): two-headed, bullet-headed
2.
having a heading: headed notepaper
3.
(in combination) having a mind or intellect as specified: thickheaded
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for headed

Most English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for well

7
9
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with well-headed