There are 3 translations of overhead in Spanish:

overhead1

adv

/ˌəʊvərˈhed; ˌəʊvəˈhed/
  • the lights shone overhead las luces brillaban en lo alto the sun was directly overhead el sol caía de pleno a plane flew overhead pasó un avión

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of overhead in Spanish:

overhead2

adj

/ˈəʊvərhed; ˈəʊvəhed/
  • 1 1.1 (high up) [cable] aéreo; [railway] elevado overhead light luz (f) interior overhead locker [Aviat] compartimiento (m) superior overhead luggage rack [Rail] rejilla (f) (portaequipajes) superior
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    • The labourers tapped the overhead power lines situated at least 2 kilometers away from the labour lines on May 16.
    • The wire from that pole to ‘our’ pole was too close to an overhead power supply cable and, in the wind, had rubbed through its insulation.
    • Four miles of overhead power cable can be erected in the Ringley and Stoneclough area.
    1.2 [Auto] overhead camshaft árbol (m) de levas en cabeza
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    • By comparison, the Cadillac's 16 overhead valves and pushrods sound trite at best.
    • Gasoline engines with overhead valves are less polluting than those with side valves.
    • Although very successful over the years, the Honda uses dated overhead valve technology - meaning that the engine relies on pushrods to open the valves.
    1.3 [Sport] [kick/pass/shot] por encima de la cabeza
  • 2 [Busn] [Fin] (before n) [costs/charges] indirecto, general, de estructura
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    • Operating and management costs and overhead expenses will be shared by the owners, with Club One taking over the headache of running the fleet.
    • It also benefits from some economies of scale, since production in a foreign plant means that corporate overhead costs are spread over a larger corporate output.
    • Few exchanges offer opportunities to cover overhead expenses, such as cost of goods, payroll, and rent.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of overhead in Spanish:

overhead3

n

c u /ˈəʊvərhed; ˈəʊvəhed/
  • (BrE) (usually pl) gastos (mpl) indirectos or generales or de estructura

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.