overarm definition by Webster's New World
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performed by raising the arm above the shoulder, as a swimming stroke
overarm definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Executed with the arm raised above the shoulder; overhand: an overarm throw.
- Of, relating to, or being a stroke in swimming that is begun with the arm lifted and stretched forward over the shoulder.
transitive verb o·ver·armed, o·ver·arm·ing, o·ver·arms
To supply (a nation, for example) with an excess of weaponry, especially nuclear missiles.