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overhead

Translation of overhead in German:

adverb

British English: /əʊvəˈhɛd/
American English: /ˌoʊvərˈhɛd/
  • über mir/ihm/uns usw.
    the sky overhead
    der Himmel darüber
    (above me/him/us etc.) der Himmel über mir/ihm/uns usw.
    the clouds overhead
    die Wolken am Himmel
    hear a sound overhead
    ein Geräusch über sich Dat. hören

adjective

British English: /ˈəʊvəhɛd/
American English: /ˈoʊvərˌhɛd/
  • 1overhead wires
    Hochleitung Fem.
    overhead cable
    Luftkabel Neutr.
    Freileitung Fem.
    overhead railway
    Hochbahn Fem.
    overhead lighting overhead locker
    Gepäckfach über dem Sitz
    overhead projector
    Overheadprojektor Mask.
  • 2overhead expenses/charges/costs (Business)
    Gemeinkosten Pl.

noun

British English: /ˈəʊvəhɛd/
American English: /ˈoʊvərˌhɛd/
  • 1overheads (American English) , overhead (Business)
    Gemeinkosten Pl.
  • 2 (Sport)
    Überkopfball Mask.

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