Phrasal Verbs with 'Head'

Head for

Move or travel towards

Example: It's getting late- I'm HEADING FOR home.

Head off

Stop someone or force them to change direction

Example: The sheriff and his men HEADED the bandits OFF at the pass.

Head off

Prevent something bad happening

Example: The company made a better offer to HEAD OFF the moves for a strike.

Head off

Leave somewhere to go to another place

Example: After work, we all HEADED OFF to the pub.

Head out

Go out

Example: We're HEADING OUT at seven, so don't be late.

Head up

Be in charge

Example: He's HEADING UP the steering committee.