What are some opposite words for overhead?

Antonyms for overhead
ˈoʊ vərˈhɛd; ˈoʊ vərˌhɛd

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term overhead.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. operating expense, operating cost, overhead, budget items(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

    Antonyms:
    surface, underground, submarine, undersea, subsurface, opencut, opencast, underwater, submerged, submersed, grade-constructed, aboveground, belowground, subterranean, subterraneous

    Synonyms:
    command processing overhead, budget items, command processing overhead time, command overhead, operating cost, operating expense, smash, disk overhead, viewgraph

  2. command processing overhead time, command processing overhead, command overhead, overhead(noun)

    (computer science) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command

    Antonyms:
    aboveground, subsurface, belowground, opencast, underground, submarine, undersea, subterraneous, opencut, surface, submerged, grade-constructed, underwater, submersed, subterranean

    Synonyms:
    command processing overhead, budget items, command processing overhead time, command overhead, operating cost, operating expense, smash, disk overhead, viewgraph

  3. disk overhead, overhead(noun)

    (computer science) the disk space required for information that is not data but is used for location and timing

    Antonyms:
    surface, submerged, underwater, subterraneous, submarine, subterranean, opencut, aboveground, subsurface, underground, grade-constructed, opencast, submersed, undersea, belowground

    Synonyms:
    command processing overhead, budget items, command processing overhead time, command overhead, operating cost, operating expense, smash, disk overhead, viewgraph

  4. viewgraph, overhead(noun)

    a transparency for use with an overhead projector

    Antonyms:
    undersea, opencast, submarine, submerged, surface, grade-constructed, subterranean, opencut, underwater, subsurface, submersed, belowground, subterraneous, underground, aboveground

    Synonyms:
    command processing overhead, budget items, command processing overhead time, command overhead, operating cost, operating expense, smash, disk overhead, viewgraph

  5. overhead(noun)

    (nautical) the top surface of an enclosed space on a ship

    Antonyms:
    subterranean, opencut, underground, underwater, undersea, submersed, aboveground, submerged, belowground, grade-constructed, surface, submarine, opencast, subsurface, subterraneous

    Synonyms:
    command processing overhead, budget items, command processing overhead time, command overhead, viewgraph, operating cost, operating expense, smash, disk overhead

  6. overhead, smash(adj)

    a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head

    Antonyms:
    submarine, opencast, submersed, underwater, submerged, grade-constructed, subterranean, surface, belowground, aboveground, subterraneous, underground, subsurface, undersea, opencut

    Synonyms:
    crash, command overhead, operating cost, bang, operating expense, strike, viewgraph, command processing overhead, smash-up, belt, knock, smasher, budget items, command processing overhead time, hit, disk overhead, bash, smash

  7. overhead(adverb)

    located or originating from above

    "an overhead crossing"

    Antonyms:
    undersea, opencut, underwater, submarine, underground, submerged, surface, opencast, subsurface, subterraneous, grade-constructed, belowground, aboveground, subterranean, submersed

  8. overhead(adverb)

    above your head; in the sky

    "planes were flying overhead"

    Antonyms:
    underwater, opencast, underground, submarine, subsurface, opencut, belowground, subterraneous, undersea, aboveground, submersed, surface, submerged, grade-constructed, subterranean

  9. overhead(adverb)

    above the head; over the head

    "bring the legs together overhead"

    Antonyms:
    opencut, belowground, subterraneous, submersed, surface, submerged, underground, undersea, opencast, submarine, grade-constructed, underwater, aboveground, subsurface, subterranean

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. overhead(adv)

    Synonyms:
    aloft, above

How to use overhead in a sentence?

  1. Peggy Flanagan:

    When I got onto the flight, there were at least five available spots in the overhead bins.

  2. Martin Garside:

    It is incredibly sad - I was literally two feet from this dead whale, it was both poignant and a bit eerie really - road traffic was thundering overhead on the busiest motorway in Britain and oblivious to all the people in the cars and lorries there was a 10-metre long beautiful whale floating dead beneath them.

  3. Pascal Lee:

    The Apollo landing sites were all near the Moon’s equator, such that the Earth was almost directly overhead for the astronauts, but from the Philolaus skylights, Earth would loom just over the crater’s mountainous rim, near the horizon to the southeast.

  4. United Airlines:

    This was a tragic accident that should never have occurred, as pets should never be placed in the overhead bin. We assume full responsibility for this tragedy and express our deepest condolences to the family and are committed to supporting them, we are thoroughly investigating what occurred to prevent this from ever happening again.

  5. Patrick Eddington:

    If the president simply tweeted out an image from classified briefing that utilizes our most advanced overhead collection capabilities, it is no doubt welcome news to our adversaries, while he has the authority to declassify any federal document, Twitter is not a legitimate or responsible way to do so.

How to pronounce overhead?

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How to say overhead in sign language?

  1. overhead

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1653surface
#4221underground
#7937overhead
#10136underwater
#14480submarine
#25077subsurface
#25211submerged
#37180subterranean
#40364undersea
#60671aboveground
#136443submersed
#155163opencast
#181915belowground

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