from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. With the head leading; headlong: went headfirst down the stairs.
  • adv. Impetuously; brashly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. With the head in front; headlong
  • adj. With the head in front; headlong

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. With the head foremost; -- of motion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. with the head foremost
  • adj. with the head foremost


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