headfirst

All Adverb Noun Adjective Verb
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  • You go into a hole headfirst, but I go in the other way. Cited from The Adventures of Old Mr. Toad, by Thornton W. Burgess
  • She came across three passengers still strapped to their seats who landed headfirst into the ground.
  • He stood up, threw aside one of the guards and charged headfirst at the stone wall.
  • And this feeling of having fallen headfirst into something and of having nothing firm under the feet is familiar to everyone.
  • Rose was also known for sliding headfirst into a base, his signature move.
  • Tom leaned over one of the hogsheads and suddenly let himself go into it headfirst. Cited from Army Boys on the Firing Line, by Homer Randall
  • Smaller children run the risk of drowning if they fall headfirst into the toilet.
  • His feet slipped over the floor, and he sprawled headfirst out of the window. Cited from Brave Tom, by Edward S. Ellis
  • Now, what do you think of tumbling headfirst into the center of the disturbance like this? Cited from Boy Scouts in the Philippines, by G. Harvey Ralphson
  • Headfirst he crashed among the branches of a tree, at the far side of the walk. Cited from The Boy Allies in Great Peril, by Clair W. Hayes
  • And this explains why he would change directions and strike headfirst toward whatever pursuit might attract his attention.
  • Then he eased down into it headfirst and pawed his way through. Cited from The Heart of the Range, by William Patterson White
  • Roberts' car went over the outer wall, through a fence and headfirst into a tree.
  • Headfirst Into Everything is the third studio album by the Canadian rock band Mystery Machine.
  • You know, headfirst into the water, from a great height, the problem is to enter the water at the perfect angle. Cited from The Night-Born, by Jack London [Jack London #9
  • He kept his hands behind his back on an easy route but lost his balance and fell headfirst, shattering both wrists.
  • Charboneau injured his back in a headfirst slide in spring training the following year.
  • A video also showed a soldier being pushed off deck by activists and thrown onto a lower deck headfirst.
  • But in doing this he slipped right over the edge of the box and dived headfirst into it. Cited from Six Little Bunkers at Cowboy Jack's, by Laura Lee Hope
  • He uttered a sudden yell, brought his hand down on his leg and pitched headfirst into the water. Cited from The Camp Fire Girls in the Maine Woods, by Hildegard G. Frey
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