What does the word overhead mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Aloft.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • So as to be submerged.

Usage examples for overhead

  1. If things don't go wrong, you'll hear summat koorious overhead before long." – The Prairie Chief by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. A moon was overhead, seeming to drop lower on them as she filled with light. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. But suddenly I glanced up and saw two females flying in to the island high overhead, as if coming from a distance. – A-Birding on a Bronco by Florence A. Merriam