how to pronounce headed


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headed is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of headed in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… from war are over all headed downward …”

meanings of headed


  1. Having a head with specified characteristics.
  2. Heading in a certain direction.
  3. Of a sheet of paper: having the sender's name, address, etc. preprinted at the top.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of head.

headed frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word headed occurs in english on average 63.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics headed can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that headed can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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