Definition of headstand in English:


Syllabification: head·stand
Pronunciation: /ˈhedˌstand


  • The act of balancing on one’s head and hands with the feet in the air.
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    • Forearm stands, headstands, difficult balance poses - he did them all, concentrating as fully as he had on anything all day.
    • I can now raise my hips and feet into a headstand in very slow motion with full control.
    • I'm doing 4 different warrior type lunge postures and 5 different headstands.

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