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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. Headlong: Wordnik [home, info]
  2. headlong: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  3. headlong: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  4. headlong: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  5. headlong: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  6. headlong: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  7. headlong: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Headlong: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  9. headlong: Rhymezone [home, info]
  10. headlong: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  11. Headlong: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Headlong (theatre company), Headlong (song), Headlong (Williams novel), Headlong (Frayn novel): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  13. headlong: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  14. headlong: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. headlong: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. headlong, Headlong: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  17. headlong: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  18. headlong: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  19. headlong: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  20. headlong: Wiktionary [home, info]
  21. headlong: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  22. headlong: Wordnik [home, info]
  23. headlong, headlong: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  24. headlong: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  25. headlong: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  26. headlong: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  27. headlong: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  28. headlong: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. headlong, Headlong (novel), Headlong (disambiguation): Legal dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (headlong)

adjective:  excessively quick ("A headlong rush to sell")
adjective:  with the head foremost ("A headlong dive into the pool")
adverb:  with the head foremost ("The runner slid headlong into third base")
adverb:  in a hasty and foolhardy manner ("He fell headlong in love with his cousin")
adverb:  at breakneck speed ("Burst headlong through the gate")

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Phrases that include headlong:   send headlong

Words similar to headlong:   hasty, headfirst, precipitately, rashly, pellmell, rash, more...

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