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overhead

o·ver·head

overhead

 
parts of speech:
adverb, adjective, noun
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part of speech: adverb
pronunciation: o vr hed
definition: at any height directly or generally above the head.
A flock of geese flew overhead.
similar words:
above, aloft, high, over
 
part of speech: adjective
pronunciation: o vr hed
definition: located or installed above head level.
An overhead skylight let sunshine pour into my bedroom.
 
part of speech: noun
pronunciation: o vr hed
definition: the general expenses of a business. Money spent for heat, rent, electricity, or taxes is part of the overhead of running a business.
The owner of the shop wanted to reduce his overhead, so he installed a more efficient furnace.
similar words:
cost
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