Synonyms for Head:

adj.

master (adjective)
governing, master, ruling, senior, Presiding, directing, star, leading, principal, commanding.
most important; chief (adjective)
arch, principal, leading, front.

n.

black eye, boil, athlete's foot, abscess, scalp, poll, nut, blemish, blackhead, noodle, abrasion, blister, bedsore, blotch. commitment, philosophy, faith, theory, ideal, belief, thought, concept, principle, administrator. complete, enter, date, summit, enshrine, backdate, fill in, crest, fill out, annotate. energy, play, kick, smash, knock, dribble, strike at, hook, shoot, cross. demagogue, figurehead, employer, title, enforcer, caption, the Establishment, dictator, headline, autocrat. belong, addict, stand, exist, hippie, sit, occupy, there is/are etc., concentrate, get, lie, set. bight, noddle, cascade, conk, backwater, bayou, branch, block, confluence, cataract, body. bread, coinage, change, gray matter, coin, bill, bucks, cash, copper, banknote. aptness, gift, aptitude, approach, talent, knack, instinct, cranial, bent, headless, ability, faculty, turn, flair. bridge, over, fret, key, bellows, bow, drumstick, catgut, hierarch, hammer, damper. forewoman, nail, dowel, taskmistress, plug, pin, butterfly nut, straw boss, overseer, superintendent, taskmaster, rivet, bolt, supervisor, foreperson. crook, dairy, corral, cattle prod, froth, foam, cow town, solid, dip, spume, yeast, lather, brand, suds, crate. crossroad, jigger, climacteric, brew, brewery, freshen, zero hour, mash, microbrewery, pour out, Exigence, exigency, decide, brewer, juncture, draft. progress, flow, move, walk-on, forge ahead, words, press, carry on. instructor, coach, houseparent, housemaster, educator, headteacher. join a line, queue, line up, jump in line, wait in/on line, stand in line, first come, first served, cut. ability, intelligence (noun)
bent, turn, knack, thought, aptitude, aptness, gift, faculty, talent, mind, flair.
body (noun)
caput.
bubbles (noun)
lather.
crisis (noun)
Exigence.
culminate (noun)
climax, reach a crisis, come to a climax.
head (noun)
direct, pate, forefront, psyche, top, noggin, channelize, pass, steer, skull, drumhead, crown, brain, caput, head word, nous, headway, mind, school principal, lead, top dog, straits, important, headspring, bean, chief, significant, boss, read/write head, capitulum, header, point, head up, maneuver, head teacher, arch, principal, heading, oral sex, guide, manoeuvre, question, of import, channelise, cranium, fountainhead.
intelligence (noun)
foresight, mind, ingenuity.
leader (noun)
captain, boss, supervisor, commander, executive, superintendent, officer, top dog, chief, director, manager, president.
master (noun)
executive, president, commander, headmaster, senior, squire, lord, mother, chief, star, landlord, quartermaster, governor, principal, landlady, guru, manager, maestro, titleholder, mahatma, sire, commandant, ruler, abbot, proprietress, director, headmistress, dean, mandarin, captain, officer, proprietor, kingpin, leader, master, authority.
top part (noun)
apex, heading, crest, point, headline, summit, cap, bill, cork.
top part of an animate body (noun)
cranium, noodle, gray matter, scalp, noggin, capitulum, skull, crown, pate, brain.

v.

bubbles (verb)
froth.
head (verb)
vector, fix, bear, aim, steer.
manage, oversee (verb)
guide, control, direct, lead, supervise, rule, govern, command.
master (verb)
direct, lead, command, preside, rule, manage, govern.
motion (verb)
lead.
social (verb)
lead.

Other synonyms:

catgut, brewery, watch over, conk, dowel, castor, brewer, forewoman, front, caster, straw boss, addict, headless, aptness, headteacher, employer, foreperson, taskmistress, gray matter, cranial, ability, hierarch, microbrewery, noodle, butterfly nut, housemaster, damper, drawer, instructor, noddle. fret, headline, look after, forge ahead, bellows, taskmaster, spume, pour out, lather, freshen, educator, instinct, yeast, zero hour, turning point, rivet, suds, overseer, climacteric, scalp, houseparent, drumstick, flair, shelf, poll. crisis, talent, jigger, Exigence, queue, control, line up, faculty, walk-on, carry on. crossroad, nut, knack, nail, bow, cascade, juncture, exigency, mash, leaf, foam. aptitude, gift, brew. flow, progress, leg, key. bolt, coach. bridge, runner. hammer, plug, pin. block. draft. press. set. move. turn. get. cut. attachment
fixture.
executive
administrator.
run
look after.

Usage examples for head

  1. Head of the House! – The Wooden Horse by Hugh Walpole
  2. What put that idea into your head – Afar in the Forest by W.H.G. Kingston
  3. Dear head dear eyes! – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009