From the verb phrase pull over.
pullover (plural pullovers)
- A sweater that must be put on by pulling it over the head; a sweater without buttons or a zipper in front
- (weightlifting) An exercise performed lying on the back in which the arms are extended behind the head and exertion lifts the weight above the head.
- (gymnastics, horizontal bar) An exercise in which the gymnast pulls up from a hang lifting the legs up and over the bar thus rolling into a support position.
pullover m (invariable)