1. a person or agency who seeks and recruits potential employees for high-paying jobs.

2. a rough sports player
Those headhunters won't leave me alone.
by Light Joker March 10, 2006
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someone particularly a female who goes around looking for guys in particular to give head to.
My mama said that she saw that headhunter, Darneesha on the corner last night.
by Tolei March 10, 2005
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One who eats a lot of dick: One who craves the penis and hunts for it: One who cannot survive a day without the closeness of penis to his/her mouth.
There's a hole, what's inside?
Your mom's inside, headhunting for some dick.
by Anonymous September 18, 2003
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A race of subhuman bipedal hominids, slightly above the attorney on the evolutionary ladder, characterized by their constant hounding of you when you are employed, and their ignorance of your existance when you're not.
Damn why did that headhunter call my work number, my boss is freaking out!
by asymmetric May 14, 2003
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Lots of definitions, but when a baseball pitcher is referred to as a headhunter it means that he intentionally throws pitches at the heads of batters on a regular basis. This is done either to intimidate them or to actually crack their skull.

Pitchers who do this are under the delusion that they have the right to mete out punishment to batters for such minor offenses as acting a little too cocky, or swinging at a 3-2 pitch when the batter's team is leading by 10 runs. Sometimes they do it just because they are frustrated that the batter gets a lot of hits off them. They do not deserve to be in the major leagues. They do deserve to have their asses kicked by 'roided up hitters who charge the mound after being thrown at.
"Shit, Roger Clemens hit Mike Piazza in the head with that pitch! And the last three times Piazza faced Clemens, he homered off him! I bet Clemens did it on purpose; that prick's a headhunter!"
by Rabid_Caterpiller July 1, 2004
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A football hooligan sporting team colours and a hedgehog haircut. Tendency for violence towards mopeds and turretic outbursts.
by Christopher Melville August 8, 2003
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Headhunting basically means to cut off someones head after killing them, thats the true meaning, and i have no idea what the fuck all the others are about, and Headhunterz are absolutely sick.
headhunters are fucking wrong
by hardstylee April 22, 2009
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