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What does scratch one's head mean?

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scratch one's head


The phrase scratch one's head is an idiomatic expression that means to think hard or wonder about something.

Scratching one's head has literal and figurative meanings. Figuratively, the idiom indicates mental bewilderment or puzzlement.


Faced with the new evidence, the great detective scratched his head.

This idiom is in the parts of the body category

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