fling (one's) head back

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fling (one's) head back

To move one's head backwards in a swift motion. I flung my head back to shake the hair out of my eyes.
See also: back, fling, head

fling one's head back

to tilt one's head back quickly. She flung her head back and laughed heartily. She flung back her head and laughed.
See also: back, fling, head
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When there is sensory stimulation, such as a loud noise, the Moro reflex is activated in the baby and she will reflexively fling her head back and her arms and legs away from the body and take a big breath.