heading

  • 1 Heading — Head ing, n. 1. The act or state of one who, or that which, heads; formation of a head. [1913 Webster] 2. That which stands at the head; title; as, the heading of a paper. [1913 Webster] 3. Material for the heads of casks, barrels, etc. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 heading — UK US /ˈhedɪŋ/ noun [C] ► a title printed at the top of a page or section of a document: »Every day the Daily Telegraph lists eligible unit trusts under the heading Authorised unit trust prices . ► the subject of something being discussed,… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 heading — s.n. (Sport) Lovitură dată cu capul la fotbal; joc efectuat cu capul la fotbal. [pron. hí din. / < engl. heading]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 20.04.2005. Sursa: DN  HEADING HÍ DING/ s. n. lovitură cu capul (la fotbal). (< engl. heading)… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 4 heading — heading, headed In BrE the expression meaning ‘to be going in a particular direction’ is to be heading for (in physical and figurative contexts, e.g. heading for trouble). In AmE to be headed for is also common and this form is beginning to… …

    Modern English usage

  • 5 heading — I noun banner, caption, head, headline, label, proper title, section, superscription, title, topic II index caption, chapter (division), denomination, direction ( …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 heading — [n1] title caption, description, descriptor, headline, label, legend, lemma, rubric; concept 283 heading [n2] course aim, angle, bearing, compass reading, direction, line, point, point of compass, route, track, trajectory, way; concepts 501,514 …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 Heading — Heading. См. Высадка. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 8 Heading —   [engl.], Kopfzeile …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 heading — (n.) c.1300, a beheading, from prp. of HEAD (Cf. head) (v.). Meaning advancing in a certain direction is from c.1600. Meaning title at the head of a portion of text is from 1849 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 heading — ► NOUN 1) a title at the head of a page or section of a book. 2) a direction or bearing. 3) the top of a curtain extending above the hooks or wire by which it is suspended. 4) a horizontal passage made in preparation for building a tunnel …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 heading — [hed′iŋ] n. 1. something forming or used to form the head, top, edge, or front; specif., an inscription at the top of a paragraph, chapter, page, section, etc., giving the title or topic 2. a division of a subject; topic or category 3. the… …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 Heading — The word heading has various meanings: *It is synonymous with the related word Headline. *A heading is used to provide hierarchical information about other information. Headings can emphasize or tell people what information is where, such as a… …

    Wikipedia

  • 13 heading — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ broad, general ▪ Books should be listed under a broader heading such as ‘engineering’. ▪ main, major ▪ chapter, section …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 heading — n. 1) a chapter heading 2) under a heading * * * [ hedɪŋ] a chapter heading under a heading …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15 heading */*/ — UK [ˈhedɪŋ] / US noun [countable] Word forms heading : singular heading plural headings 1) the title at the top of a page or piece of writing Mention your sources at the end, under the heading Bibliography . 2) a word or phrase that gives a… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 heading — noun a) The title or topic of a document, article, chapter etc. b) The direction into which a seagoing or airborne vessels bow is pointing (apparent heading) and/or the direction into which it is actually moving relative to the ground (true… …

    Wiktionary

  • 17 heading — head|ing [ hedıŋ ] noun count ** 1. ) the title at the top of a page or piece of writing: Mention your sources at the end, under the heading Bibliography. 2. ) a word or phrase that gives a general description of a type of person or thing: Those… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 Heading — Head Head (h[e^]d), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Headed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Heading}.] 1. To be at the head of; to put one s self at the head of; to lead; to direct; to act as leader to; as, to head an army, an expedition, or a riot. Dryden. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 Heading — Recorded in many modern spellings including Headon, Headan, Headden, Heddan, Heddon, Hedden, Heading, and possibly others, this is an English locational surname. It originates, it is claimed, from any of the various villages called Headon, Heddon …

    Surnames reference

  • 20 heading — head|ing [ˈhedıŋ] n 1.) the title written at the beginning of a piece of writing, or at the beginning of part of a book ▪ chapter headings 2.) a name that is given to a group of things or people, that helps to describe them as a group ▪ writers… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English