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  • A World first
  • A big shot
  • A head for business and a body for sin
  • Above my head
  • Acid head
  • After the Lord Mayor's parade
  • Ain't my first rodeo ( said by someone who has experience of a situation )
  • Air head
  • As mad as a bear with a sore head
  • At first blush
  • At first hand
  • Bang your head against a brick wall
  • Bang, bang, Maxwell's silver hammer came down upon her head ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Be it on your head
  • Be the first to know ( CNN advertising slogan )
  • Big white chief
  • Bite someone's head off
  • Bone head
  • Boss about
  • Boss eyed ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Boss of all bosses
  • Bring to a head
  • Bringing it home to me ( Prime Television advertising slogan )
  • Bury your head in the sand ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Butt head
  • Calendar year ( twelve months beginning from the first of January )
  • Can't Get You Out of My Head ( Kylie Minogue song )
  • Can't make head or tail of it
  • Captain America ( Nickname of footballer Claudio Reyna )
  • Captain Bly ( Nickname of baseball player Bert Blyleven )
  • Captain Bob ( Nickname of Robert Maxwell )
  • Captain Brassbound's Conversion
  • Captain Canada ( Nickname of basketball player Steve Nash )
  • Captain Corelli's Mandolin ( Louis de Bernieres book )
  • Captain Crunch ( Nickname of basketball player Jalen Rose )
  • Captain Funkie Fresh ( Nickname of Eddie Winslow ( Darius McCrary ) )
  • Captain Hook ( Nickname of baseball manager George Anderson )
  • Captain Jack ( Nickname of basketball player Stephen Jackson )
  • Captain Kirk ( Nickname of basketball player Kirk Hinrich )
  • Captain Marvel ( Nickname of footballer Bryan Robson )
  • Captain Underpants And The Invasion Of The Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies From Outer Space ( Dav Pilkey book )
  • Captain Underpants And The Perilous Plot Of Professor Poopypants ( Dav Pilkey book )
  • Captain Underpants And The Wrath Of The Wicked Wedgie Woman ( Dav Pilkey book )
  • Captain of industry
  • Captain's log... ( A catchphrase from Star Trek )
  • Cast the first stone ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Chief cook and bottle washer
  • Chief of staff
  • Come to a head
  • Couldn't make head or tail of it
  • Cut someone down in their prime
  • Dief the Chief ( Nickname of John Diefenbaker )
  • Digital leader
  • Do your head in
  • Don't mess with my head
  • Don't trouble your pretty little head about it
  • Eyes in the back of your head
  • Fearless leader
  • First Among Equals ( Jeffrey Archer book )
  • First Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • First World ( the indutrialised affluent and wealthy nations )
  • First World problem ( a relatively trivial problem only affecting the affluent )
  • First among equals ( the most senior person in a group of equal rank )
  • First amongst equals
  • First and foremost
  • First blood
  • First came to fame
  • First catch your hare
  • First come first served
  • First comes love, then comes marriage
  • First contact
  • First cut
  • First flush
  • First footing ( making a round of visits at New Year )
  • First impressions last
  • First light
  • First past the post
  • First rate
  • First relationships last ( First National Bank of Chicago advertising slogan )
  • First responder ( the member of the emergency services to arrive at a disaster )
  • First strike
  • First thing
  • First things first
  • First time caller
  • First to market
  • First up
  • First with the Hits ( Mercury Records advertising slogan )
  • First, do no harm
  • Fish always rot from the head downwards ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Fountain head
  • Full head of hair
  • Funny in the head
  • Get it into your head
  • Get to first base
  • Get to first base with
  • Get your head around something
  • Get your head down
  • Get your head together
  • Get your retaliation in first
  • Go and boil your head
  • Go boil your head
  • Go to your head
  • Good head on his shoulders
  • Got your head screwed on
  • Hail to the chief
  • Hang your head
  • Hanging over your head
  • Have a Captain Cook ( Cockney rhyming slang for look )
  • Have your head examined
  • He went to bed and bound his head with vinegar and brown paper ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Head and shoulders above
  • Head banger
  • Head case
  • Head count
  • Head doctor
  • Head first
  • Head for figures
  • Head for heights
  • Head for the Border ( Taco Bell Restaurants advertising slogan )
  • Head for the hills
  • Head for the mountains ( Busch Beer advertising slogan )
  • Head games
  • Head honcho
  • Head hunting
  • Head in the clouds
  • Head in the sand
  • Head like a sieve
  • Head of hair
  • Head of steam
  • Head of the family
  • Head of the household
  • Head off
  • Head on
  • Head on collision
  • Head over heels in love
  • Head start
  • Head them off at the pass
  • Head to head
  • Head to toe
  • Head up
  • Head wind
  • Heap coals of fire on someone's head
  • Hit the nail on the head
  • Hold a gun to his head
  • Hold the field ( - remain the most important )
  • Hold up your head
  • Hold your head up high
  • I Predict A Riot ( Kaiser Chiefs song )
  • I could do that standing on my head
  • I never knew you had dandruff ( Head and Shoulders shampoo advertising slogan )
  • I'm Ross, and you're the Boss ( Ross Perot slogan )
  • If at first you don't succeed try, try and try again
  • If you ain't first, you're last
  • If you can keep your head when all about you ( from a poem by Kipling )
  • If you change your mind, I'm the first in line ( ABBA lyric )
  • In over your head
  • In your prime
  • Iowa's Leading Edge ( Nickname of Council Bluffs Iowa )
  • Keep a civil tongue in your head
  • Keep a cool head
  • Keep your head
  • Keep your head above water
  • Keep your head down
  • Knock it on the head
  • Knuckle head
  • La Belle Epoque ( the golden age or beautiful era preceding the First World War )
  • Ladies first
  • Last in first out
  • Laugh your head off
  • Leader of the pack
  • Leading authority
  • Leading edge
  • Leading fashion hub
  • Leading indicator
  • Leading light
  • Leading question
  • Leadoff hitter ( A baseball expression denoting the player who bats first )
  • Level head
  • Like a chicken with its head cut off
  • Loaf of bread ( Cockney rhyming slang for head )
  • Lose your head
  • Loss leader
  • Love at first sight
  • Main chance
  • Main event
  • Main squeeze
  • Make first base
  • Make your head spin
  • Me first
  • Meat head
  • Might and main
  • My head is spinning
  • Natural born leader
  • Need your head examined
  • Neon Meate Dream of a Octafish ( Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band song )
  • Not right in the head
  • Nothing to worry your pretty little head about
  • Number 10 Downing Street ( address of the British Prime Minister )
  • Of the first water
  • Off the top of my head
  • Off with his head
  • Off your head
  • Old head on young shoulders
  • On me head son ( Invitation to cross a football so that another player can head it )
  • On your own head be it
  • Only the best for the Captain's table ( Birdseye advertising slogan )
  • Opening night ( the first night of a theatrical performance )
  • Out of your head
  • Over your head
  • Pecker head
  • Petrol head
  • Pinch, punch, first of the month
  • Pointy head
  • Pot head
  • Price on his head
  • Prime condition ( in perfect shape )
  • Prime cut
  • Prime of life
  • Prime time
  • Progress is our most important product ( General Electric advertising slogan )
  • Propeller head
  • Puddin' Head ( Nickname of Colonel Sherman Potter ( Harry Morgan ) )
  • Puddin' Head ( Nickname of Willie Jones )
  • Pull your head in
  • Put a gun to your head
  • Put your head above the parapet
  • Put your head into the lion's mouth
  • Put your head on the block
  • Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head ( Burt Bacharach song )
  • Safety first
  • Self important
  • Shoot first, ask questions later
  • Sleepy head
  • Snap someone's head off
  • Soft in the head
  • Sorry about that, Chief. ( A catchphrase from Get Smart )
  • Stand it on its head
  • Strong in the arm and thick in the head
  • Take it into your head
  • Take me to your leader
  • Talk over your head
  • Talking head
  • The Boss ( Nickname of Bruce Springsteen )
  • The Captain ( Nickname of Kareem Abdul Jabbar )
  • The Chief ( Nickname of Robert Parish )
  • The First Cut Is The Deepest ( Rod Stewart song )
  • The First Garden City Of The World ( Nickname of Letchworth England )
  • The First Lady of Television ( Nickname of Faye Emerson )
  • The First State ( Nickname of the US state of Delaware )
  • The Head Ball Coach ( Nickname of Steve Spurrier )
  • The Mayor ( Nickname of Fred Hoiberg )
  • The Mayor ( Nickname of Sean Casey )
  • The Peerless Leader ( Nickname of Frank Chance )
  • The Prime Minister of Mirth ( Nickname of George Robey )
  • The blind leading the blind
  • The first network for men ( Spike TV advertising slogan )
  • The first time is never the best ( Campari advertising slogan )
  • The leader of the free world
  • The main drag
  • The main event
  • The mainspring in a Bulova is made to last 256 years or 146 leather straps - whichever comes first ( Bulova Watches advertising slogan )
  • Throw a beanball ( A baseball expression meaning to attack an opponent by aiming at their head )
  • To cast the first stone
  • Today is the first day of the rest of your life
  • Too many chiefs and not enough indians
  • Towel head ( derogatory slang term referring to an Arab man )
  • Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown
  • Upon your head be it
  • Wet the baby's head
  • What a tangled web we weave when first we practice to deceive
  • When war is declared, truth is the first casualty
  • Where the rubber meets the road ( where the important facts or realities lie )
  • Which came first the chicken or the egg?
  • Who blinked first?
  • Win by a head
  • Women and children first
  • World leader
  • World ruler
  • World's first
  • Yorkshire born in Yorkshire bred, strong in the arm and weak in the head
  • You don't get a second chance at a first impression
  • You heard it here first
  • You only get one chance to make a first impression
  • You would forget your head if it weren't screwed on
  • You're the boss ( Burger King advertising slogan )
  • Your fragrance Your rules ( Hugo Boss Deep Red advertising slogan )

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