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1. Growing or grown into a head.
2. Having a head or heading.
3. Having a specified kind or number of heads. Often used in combination: a flat-headed screw; three-headed Cerberus.
4. Having a mentality of a certain type. Often used in combination: soft-headed politicians; a cool-headed fighter pilot.


a. having a head or heads
b. (in combination): two-headed; bullet-headed.
2. having a heading: headed notepaper.
3. (in combination) having a mind or intellect as specified: thickheaded.


(ˈhɛd ɪd)

adj. (usu. used in combination)
1. having a head, mentality, or personality of the specified kind: levelheaded; baldheaded.
2. having the specified number of heads: a two-headed calf.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.headed - having a heading or course in a certain direction; "westward headed wagons"
orientated, oriented - adjusted or located in relation to surroundings or circumstances; sometimes used in combination; "the house had its large windows oriented toward the ocean view"; "helping freshmen become oriented to college life"; "the book is value-oriented throughout"
2.headed - having a heading or caption; "a headed column"; "headed notepaper"
unheaded - not having a heading or caption; "unheaded sections"
3.headed - having a head of a specified kind or anything that serves as a head; often used in combination; "headed bolts"; "three-headed Cerberus"; "a cool-headed fighter pilot"
headless - not having a head or formed without a head ; "the headless horseman"; "brads are headless nails"
4.headed - of leafy vegetables; having formed into a head; "headed cabbages"
mature - having reached full natural growth or development; "a mature cell"


[ˈhedɪd] ADJ [notepaper] → membretado, con membrete
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