Definition of overhead adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



adverb Sky
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BrE BrE//ˌəʊvəˈhed//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈhed//
above your head; in the sky Planes flew overhead constantly. Thunder boomed in the sky overhead. See related entries: Sky
Extra examples Storm clouds were gathering overhead. The moon was high overhead. The seagulls circled overhead. The storm must be directly overhead. The sun shone overhead. aircraft passing low overhead
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: overhead