Adjective: overhead 'ow-vu(r),hed
Adverb: overhead 'ow-vu(r),hed
- Located or originating from above
"an overhead crossing"
Noun: overhead 'ow-vu(r),hed
- Directly above; in the sky above
"planes were flying overhead"
- Above the head; over the head
"bring the legs together overhead"
- (tax) 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
- operating expense, operating cost, budget items
- (computing) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command
- command processing overhead time, command processing overhead, command overhead
- (computing) the disk space required for information that is not data but is used for location and timing
- disk overhead
- A transparency for use with an overhead projector
- (nautical) the top surface of an enclosed space on a ship
- A hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head
Derived forms: overheads
Type of: ceiling, disbursal, disbursement, disc space, disk space, expense, foil, processing time, return, transparency
Antonym: subsurface, surface
Part of: access time, cabin, operating budget