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overman

noun over·man \ ˈō-vər-mən , -ˌman \

Definition of overman

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

First Known Use of overman

13th century


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overman

verb over·man \ 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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