overhead

phonetic symbol: / óʊvɚhéd / 

overhead - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head
smash

[ noun ]
■ (nautical) the top surface of an enclosed space on a ship

[ noun ]
■ a transparency for use with an overhead projector
viewgraph

[ noun ]
■ (computer science) the disk space required for information that is not data but is used for location and timing
disk overhead

[ noun ]
■ 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
budget items , operating cost , operating expense

[ noun ]
■ (computer science) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command
command overhead , command processing overhead , command processing overhead time

[ adjective ]
■ located or originating from above
e.g.)
・an overhead crossing

[ adverb ]
■ above the head
■ over the head
e.g.)
・bring the legs together overhead

[ adverb ]
■ above your head
■ in the sky
e.g.)
・planes were flying overhead

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