put our heads together


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put our heads together

Also, put their heads together. Discuss or plan something among ourselves (or themselves), as in Let's put our heads together and figure out what we can give him for his birthday. This idiom, alluding to combining mental forces, originated in the late 1300s as lay our heads together and acquired its current form in the second half of the 1800s.
See also: head, put, together
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We have to put our heads together and decide what's best for Canada and use each other's strengths.
We did a bit of fundraising in school and I said I wanted to do some sort of fundraising and we put our heads together and it grew,' said Hilary, of Whitchurch, Cardiff.
We put our heads together and came up with a list of people we could ask to take part.
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One night we put our heads together to try to find the equivalent term for "fag hag," only for someone who hangs out with gay women.
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