head for

/'hed fɔ:/ verb
to go towards
the company is heading for disaster the company is going to collapse

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  • head for the hills — verb a) To travel to a higher elevation, especially to a rural region on vacation. Modern campers look for comfort first when they head for the hills. b) To go to a safe place; to seek refuge; …   Wiktionary


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