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overhead

adjective (a)

  • located or originating from above (adj.all)
    Antonym: subsurface
    Example:
    An overhead crossing.
    source: wordnet30

noun (n)

  • the expense of maintaining property (e.g., paying property taxes and utilities and insurance); it does not include depreciation or the cost of financing or income taxes (noun.possession)
    source: wordnet30
  • (computer science) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command (noun.time)
    source: wordnet30
  • (computer science) the disk space required for information that is not data but is used for location and timing (noun.location)
    Synonym: disk overhead
    source: wordnet30
  • a transparency for use with an overhead projector (noun.artifact)
    Synonym: viewgraph
    source: wordnet30
  • (nautical) the top surface of an enclosed space on a ship (noun.artifact)
    source: wordnet30
  • a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head (noun.act)
    Synonym: smash
    source: wordnet30

adverb (r)

  • above your head; in the sky (adv.all)
    Example:
    Planes were flying overhead.
    source: wordnet30
  • above the head; over the head (adv.all)
    Example:
    Bring the legs together overhead.
    source: wordnet30
  • Aloft; above; in or attached to the ceiling or roof; in the story or upon the floor above; in the zenith. (adverb)
    source: webster1913

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