Textual thesaurus for "overhead"

(noun) smash

a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head

(noun) viewgraph

a transparency for use with an overhead projector

(noun) disk overhead

(computer science) the disk space required for information that is not data but is used for location and timing

(noun) operating cost, operating expense, budget items

the expense of maintaining property (e.g., paying property taxes and utilities and insurance); it does not include depreciation or the cost of financing or income taxes

(noun) command overhead, command processing overhead, command processing overhead time

(computer science) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command