noun \-mən, -ˌman\

Definition of OVERMAN

:  a man in authority over others; specifically :  foreman
\-ˌman\ [translation of German Übermensch] :  superman 1

First Known Use of OVERMAN

13th century


verb \ˌō-vər-ˈman\

Definition of OVERMAN

transitive verb
:  to have or get too many personnel for the needs of <overman a ship>

First Known Use of OVERMAN

circa 1637


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