overhang definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To project or increase past.
    • To loom over: The danger of nuclear war overhangs society.
    • To ornament with hangings.
    • To impend or hang-over.
    • to hold over; to jut or project over.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To project over a thing that lies beneath. See Synonyms at bulge.
    • To jut over.
  • noun:
    • A projecting part, particularly an architectural construction or a rock formation.
    • some projection: an overhang of six ins.
    • Nautical The section of a bow or stern that jobs within the water.
    • A supply of a commodity more than exactly what can easily be discarded: An unusually warm wintertime developed an overhang in oil stocks.
    • The volume that recommendations the total amount between your need while the offer toward need lagging supply.
    • That portion of the roofing structure that runs beyond the surface walls of a building.
    • A fatty roll of pubis flab that hangs over an individual's genitals, a FUPA
    • In a general feeling, whatever only away or jobs; a projection; in addition, the measure of the projection.
    • The projection of an upper part (as a roof, an upper story, or any other part) of a building beyond the low component
    • The part of the bow or stem of a vessel that projects on the liquid beyond the water line.
    • The projection of a part beyond another component that's straight below it, or beyond a part where its supported
    • A projecting part; in addition, the extent to which some component projects: as, the overhang of this ship's stern is 20 feet.
    • projection that stretches beyond or hangs over something else
  • verb:
    • to hold over (one thing).
    • be suspended over or hang-over
    • task over
  • others:
    • To impend or hang over; jut or task over; ergo, to jeopardize.
    • To overdo with ornamentation.
    • to aid from above.
    • To jut over: in opposition to batter.

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