overman

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

A calque of German Übermensch. Compare superman.

Noun[edit]

overman (plural overmen)

  1. A person who supervises others; a supervisor.
  2. A person with great powers; a superman.

Etymology 2[edit]

over- +‎ man

Verb[edit]

overman (third-person singular simple present overmans, present participle overmanning, simple past and past participle overmanned)

  1. to provide with too many personnel

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