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head-splitting Line breaks: head-splitting

Definition of head-splitting in English:


Causing a severe headache: a head-splitting hangover head-splitting high squeals
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  • The collection suggests head-splitting bass and glossy productions aren't so important.
  • If Sara had seen her friend a mere week later, after another head splitting lesson, she would have been astounded by the progress Alex was making.
  • She can now admit that the pressure of fame was almost head-splitting at times.

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