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headstone a stone set at the head of a person's grave; tombstone. Headstones honor that person's memory and usually have writing carved into them.
headstrong determined to have one's own way; stubborn; willful.
headwaters the streams that form the beginning of a river.
headway1 forward movement; progress. [2 definitions]
heal to make whole or healthy again; cure. [2 definitions]
health the condition of one's body or mind. [2 definitions]
health food food believed to be good for one's health. Health food is grown without chemicals and contains no additional substances.
healthful good for the health.
healthy being free from sickness; well; fit. [3 definitions]
heap many things lying on top of each other; pile. [5 definitions]
hear to receive sound with the ears. [5 definitions]
heard past tense and past participle of hear.
hearing the ability to hear or sense sound. [4 definitions]
hearing aid a small electronic device that makes sound louder and is worn to make poor hearing better.
hearsay information heard from another person but not proved.
heart the organ that pumps blood through the body of a person or animal. [6 definitions]
heartbeat a single complete pumping motion of a heart.
heartbroken filled with deep and sometimes lasting sorrow or grief.
hearth the floor of a fireplace, or the stone or brick area in front of it. [2 definitions]
heartless having or showing no kindness or sympathy; not sharing another's pain.
hearty full of warmth and enthusiasm; friendly. [4 definitions]