Overhead in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Overhead

located above, especially over the head | (soccer) kicked over one's own head | (countable) An overhead projector. | (countable) A sheet of transparent material with an image used with an overhead projector; an overhead transparency. | Above one's head; in the sky.

Short Sentences for Overhead

  • 1. They pass overhead as a rule. 🔊
  • 2. They may come overhead and do some damage. 🔊
  • 3. Vessel passed overhead (turbine engine). 🔊
  • 4. Scarcely had he uttered the words when a sound from overhead caught his ear. 🔊
  • 5. The noise in the room overhead had been getting louder and louder. 🔊
  • 6. Raising it overhead he brought the edge sharply down on the bamboo stake. 🔊
  • 7. I saw the stars overhead and the moonlight bright upon the mountains. 🔊
  • 8. From the shadows almost directly overhead there came a faint clanking. 🔊
  • 9. Only a very faint puff of smoke overhead told where the marksman had stood. 🔊
  • 10. We went down a spiral ramp, lighted by widely-scattered overhead lights. 🔊

How to use Overhead in Sentences?

  • 1. For half an hour or so there was a sound overhead of voices and of chairs moving. 🔊
  • 2. Miniature airplanes hung overhead at intervals down the length of the room would add realism. 🔊
  • 3. Shells began to find their mark, some exploding overhead and bursting in all directions. 🔊
  • 4. There followed a slight pause; then from overhead the church-bell boomed out once. 🔊
  • 5. The overhead lights in the compressor lock were reflected in the twin rows of breathing globes. 🔊
  • 6. One after another the rockets ascended, bursting high overhead and slowly falling. 🔊
  • 7. The shadowiness of the clouds overhead made the effect of the sunlight strange, where it fell. 🔊
  • 8. From the rock high overhead hung an arbutus loaded with its gorgeous freight of scarlet berries. 🔊
  • 9. Great trees arched intertwining branches overhead and cast an even deeper gloom on their path. 🔊
  • 10. Soon after, the men heard a strange grating sound overhead that got louder and louder. 🔊
  • 11. It was pretty cold and jolly wet too, as she leaks a bit overhead besides the usual sweating. 🔊