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    Headed?

    What does

    "Where you guys headed?" mean?

    or which situations we can use "headed" in correct for?

    Can someone give the example as well?

    Thanks

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    Re: Headed?

    "To head" means "To proceed or go in a certain direction: head for town." (The American Heritage Dictionary)

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    Re: Headed?

    Quote Originally Posted by birdeen's call View Post
    "To head" means "To proceed or go in a certain direction: head for town." (The American Heritage Dictionary)
    Oddly enough, there appears to be no difference in meaning between where are you heading? and where are you headed?

    I can't explain this; perhaps somebody else can.

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    Re: Headed?

    Quote Originally Posted by wq.denis View Post
    What does

    "Where you guys headed?" mean?

    ...
    It helps to know what 'headed' means, but it also helps to be alive to elision. The question is 'where're', but the second /r/ is elided.

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    Re: Headed?

    I understand it as "where are you going ?', to go foward ...

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