overhand

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Adjective[edit]

overhand (not comparable)

  1. Executed with the hand brought forward and down from above the shoulders
  2. Sewn with close, vertical stitches that draw the edges of a seam together
  3. (of a loop in rope) With the working part on top of the standing part
  4. The upper hand; advantage; superiority; mastery.
    • Sir T. More
      He had gotten thereby a great overhand on me.

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Adverb[edit]

overhand (not comparable)

  1. In such a manner

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