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
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

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
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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I yelped again and flung my head back, as one does in these circumstances, bashing the back of it fairly hard on the worktop above me.