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a bruise on the side of her head
A thought suddenly came into my head.
I don’t want to put any ideas into your head.
He added the numbers quickly in his head.
She did not speak the words, but she repeated them inside her head.
The ceremony was attended by the heads of government from eleven countries.
We walked straight to the head of the line.
Inexperienced investors may indeed have been in over their heads.
You must be off your head if you think you’re going to get away with this.
Joey was lying on the floor, out of his head on vodka.
Everything came to a head last week when two of the teachers resigned.
Why can’t you get it into your head that we’re just friends?
I can’t get the pictures of those starving children out of my head.
Have you got your head around your new job yet?
It seems certain more heads will roll as the investigation gathers momentum.
We all have to co-operate just to keep our heads above water.
He needs his head examined, paying that much money for an old wreck of a car.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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