headed

Best matches, sorted by the Matches.

1-20 of 20 possibilities

Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
phylum or class of elongated wormlike parasites that live in the intestines of vertebrates: spiny-headed worms Acanthocephala , phylum Acanthocephala
very small yellow-headed titmouse of western North America Auriparus flaviceps , verdin
large flat-headed whalebone whale having deep furrows along the throat; of Atlantic and Pacific Balaenoptera physalus , common rorqual , finback , finback whale , fin whale
cat- or lion-headed Egyptian goddess; represents life-giving power of the sun Bast
small black-headed European gull blackcap , Larus ridibundus , laughing gull , pewit , pewit gull
short-headed brachycephalic
large-headed swift-flying diving duck of arctic regions Bucephela clangula , goldeneye , whistler
large-headed large-eyed crepuscular or nocturnal shorebird of the Old World and tropical America having a thickened knee joint Burhinus oedicnemus , stone curlew , thick-knee
independent agency of the United States government responsible for collecting and coordinating intelligence and counterintelligence activities abroad in the national interest; headed by the Director of Central Intelligence under the supervision of the Pre Central Intelligence Agency , CIA
underworld dog, three-headed Cerberus
(Greek mythology) the three-headed dog guarding the entrance to Hades; son of Typhon Cerberus , hellhound
large-headed turtle with powerful hooked jaws found in or near water; prone to bite Chelydra serpentina , common snapping turtle , snapper
United States aviator who held several speed records and headed the women's Air Force pilots in World War II (1910-1980) Cochran , Jacqueline Cochran
silly empty-headed person dingbat
Italian nuclear physicist (in the United States after 1939) who worked on artificial radioactivity caused by neutron bombardment and who headed the group that in 1942 produced the first controlled nuclear reaction (1901-1954) Enrico Fermi , Fermi
lion-headed Egyptian goddess; typifies life-destroying power of the sun Eye of Ra , Sekhet
large-headed marine fishes comprising the anglers family Lophiidae , Lophiidae
short-headed marine fishes; often brightly colored family Malacanthidae , Malacanthidae
pallid bottom-dwelling flat-headed fish with large eyes and a duck-like snout flathead
permanent diplomatic mission headed by a minister foreign mission , legation
Search another word or see headed on Thesaurus | Reference
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature