keep your head down

keep your head down
get/keep your head down UK INFORMAL
to put all your effort into finishing a particular task: »

If I get my head down, I'll be able to finish the report before the end of the day.

to do or say as little as possible in order to avoid attention: »

The chairman intends to keep his head down until his disagreement with the serious fraud office is settled.

Main Entry: head

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • keep your head down — british informal phrase to continue doing something quietly, especially when there is trouble happening around you I have got to keep my head down and play it as it comes. Thesaurus: to continue something, or to continue to do somethingsynonym… …   Useful english dictionary

  • keep your head down — keep (your) head down to do or say as little as possible in order to avoid attention. I think a lot of people keep their head down when they start a new job …   New idioms dictionary

  • keep your head down — British informal to continue doing something quietly, especially when there is trouble happening around you I have got to keep my head down and play it as it comes …   English dictionary

  • get/keep your head down — UK INFORMAL ► to put all your effort into finishing a particular task: »If I get my head down, I ll be able to finish the report before the end of the day. ► to do or say as little as possible in order to avoid attention: »The chairman intends to …   Financial and business terms

  • get your head down — get/keep your head down UK INFORMAL ► to put all your effort into finishing a particular task: »If I get my head down, I ll be able to finish the report before the end of the day. ► to do or say as little as possible in order to avoid attention:… …   Financial and business terms

  • keep head down — keep (your) head down to do or say as little as possible in order to avoid attention. I think a lot of people keep their head down when they start a new job …   New idioms dictionary

  • Tie Your Mother Down — « Tie Your Mother Down » Сингл Queen из альбома A Day at the Races Выпущен 4 марта, 1977 Формат …   Википедия

  • head — head1 W1S1 [hed] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(top of body)¦ 2¦(mind)¦ 3¦(calm/sensible)¦ 4¦(person in charge)¦ 5¦(front/leading position)¦ 6¦(crazy)¦ 7 a head/per head 8¦(river/valley)¦ 9 come to a head 9 bring something to a head …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • head — ▪ I. head head 1 [hed] noun [countable] 1. JOBS the leader or person in charge of a group, organization, or part of an organization: head of • The head of each division is responsible for its operating performance. • Stone was head of corporate… …   Financial and business terms

  • head*/*/*/ — [hed] noun [C] I 1) the top part of your body that has your brain, eyes, mouth etc in it Lynn had a bruise on the side of her head.[/ex] She shook her head (= moved it from side to side).[/ex] Ron nodded his head (= moved it up and down) but said …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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