Definition of headquarters


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • headquarters is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 25 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • headquarters is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 25 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of headquarters

  • (usually plural) the office that serves as the administrative center of an enterprise (noun)

    Examples

    1. many companies have their headquarters in New York

    Synonyms

    1. central office
    2. home base
    3. home office
    4. main office

  • the military installation from which a commander performs the functions of command (noun)

    Examples

    1. the general's headquarters were a couple of large tents

    Synonyms

    1. hq
    2. military headquarters

  • (plural) a military unit consisting of a commander and the headquarters staff (noun)

See definition of headquarters in Merriam Webster