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OTHER WORDS FROM overheadnon·o·ver·head, noun, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for overhead
Whether you’re a late-night reader or prefer to illuminate your room without any overhead bulbs, a lamp can provide a function and be a creature comfort.
For example, new software could give astronomers a heads up for when and where satellites are expected to pass overhead.Satellite mega-constellations risk ruining astronomy forever|Neel Patel|September 2, 2020|MIT Technology Review
We also dispatch personnel to substations to assess and repair any issues that arise during the day, and utilize overhead and underground crews to assess and repair any issues.Pepco employee talks diversity, inclusion, and COVID|Staff reports|August 28, 2020|Washington Blade
Astronomers would peer through an eyepiece to guide the telescope by hand, keeping up with the stars as they spun by overhead.
The company said it increased marketing investment by 270 basis points — or around $480 million — though this increase was partially offset by 230 basis points of overhead and marketing expense savings.How the world’s biggest advertisers are spending (or not) as the pandemic grinds on|Lara O'Reilly|August 3, 2020|Digiday
Bulbs strung among branches in the overhead wild hibiscus tree form a radiant canopy.A Magical Meal at Louie’s Backyard in the Conch Republic|Jane & Michael Stern|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On shorter routes, overhead electrical wires began to provide the juice.
In a typical day, he has to spend 14 hours on the job to make enough money to cover his overhead and earn a profit.
The police were overhead in a helicopter trying to persuade the young man to come down.
An overhead view of a model walking the runway at the Project Runway Spring 2014 fashion show.
Overhead and round him were the quiet hills and the green fields.The Three Devils: Luther's, Milton's, and Goethe's|David Masson
Overhead the scud was flying with more wind than we could feel, and we had cause to be anxious.A Sea Queen's Sailing|Charles Whistler
In the comparative silence of this deserted cavern, now, there were also the blurred sounds from overhead.Astounding Stories, July, 1931|Various
The land might be situated in one or two localities, but not profitably in more, because of the increase in overhead expenses.A Stake in the Land|Peter Alexander Speek
Overhead the stars began to show, the air was cutting; it bit with frost.Waysiders|Seumas O'Kelly
British Dictionary definitions for overhead
- a stroke in racket games played from above head height
- (as modifier)an overhead smash
Cultural definitions for overhead
All costs of running a business other than wages paid to production workers or payments for raw material to be used in production. Overhead includes the cost of renting or leasing a store in which business is transacted, the cost of heating a factory, and similar expenses.