From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishoff the top of your headoff the top of your headinformalIMMEDIATELYTHINK ABOUT if you say something off the top of your head, you say it immediately, without thinking carefully about it or checking the factsJust off the top of my head, I’d say there were about 50. →top
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off the top of your head• It was all off the top of my head.• ""How old is Chris?" "I don't know off the top of my head."• In my imagination, I can liftoff the top of my head, just like a lid.• There are some good restaurants around here, but I can't tell you their namesoff the top of my head.• "Do you remember her name?" "Not off the top of my head."• I keep doing stuffoff the top of my head.• "How much is the house worth?" "Off the top of my head, I'd say it's worth maybe $160,000."