overarm

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

over- +‎ arm

Adjective[edit]

overarm ‎(not comparable)

  1. Throwing while having the hand above the elbow

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Adverb[edit]

overarm ‎(not comparable)

  1. Having the hand above the arm at the time of throwing
    In cricket, one must only bowl overarm.

Verb[edit]

overarm ‎(third-person singular simple present overarms, present participle overarming, simple past and past participle overarmed)

  1. (transitive) To provide with more weaponry than necessary.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From over- +‎ arm

Noun[edit]

overarm m ‎(definite singular overarmen, indefinite plural overarmer, definite plural overarmene)

  1. (anatomy) upper arm

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From over- +‎ arm

Noun[edit]

overarm m ‎(definite singular overarmen, indefinite plural overarmar, definite plural overarmane)

  1. (anatomy) upper arm

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