noun, plural head·quar·ters. (used with a singular or plural verb)
Origin of headquarters
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of headquarter
Examples from the Web for headquarters
Contemporary Examples of headquarters
“Firestorms Will Rain on the Headquarters of War,” the title threatened.Inside the ‘Surprisingly Great’ North Korean Hacker Hotel
December 20, 2014
Full disclosure: The event was held at the headquarters of IAC, the corporate parent of The Daily Beast.Joe Biden: ‘I’ll Kill Your Son’
December 12, 2014
Brennan is expected to address the CIA workforce at headquarters on Tuesday.CIA Won’t Defend Its One-Time Torturers
Shane Harris, Tim Mak
December 6, 2014
He wired a few reports back to headquarters and departed soon after.
Meanwhile, over at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia, the Africa Division was celebrating the successful mission.
Historical Examples of headquarters
I telephoned to your headquarters, and they said you had come here.The Gentleman From Indiana
Uncle is full of that charity which at all events has its headquarters in the home counties.Roden's Corner
Henry Seton Merriman
If you will permit me to use your house for a while, I shall make it my headquarters.'Micah Clarke
Arthur Conan Doyle
He went at once to headquarters, where he told General Washington what he had learned.
“Dick Dare, you are wanted at headquarters,” said the orderly.