noun head·stand \-ˌstand\

: the act of positioning your body so that your head and hands are on the floor and your legs and feet are straight up in the air

Full Definition of HEADSTAND

:  the gymnastic feat of standing on one's head usually with support from the hands

First Known Use of HEADSTAND

circa 1934
HEADSTAND Defined for Kids


noun head·stand \ˈhed-ˌstand\

Definition of HEADSTAND for Kids

:  the act of standing on the head with support from the hands


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