Overman Definition

ōvər-mən
overmanned, overmanning, overmans, overmen
noun
A man above others in power or authority.
Webster's New World
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verb
To supply with more persons than necessary.
Webster's New World

To provide with too many personnel.

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Other Word Forms of Overman

Noun

Singular:
overman
Plural:
overmen

Origin of Overman

  • N., sense 2, translation of German Übermensch über over, higher Mensch man

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • A calque of German Ãœbermensch. Compare superman.

    From Wiktionary

  • over- +"Ž man

    From Wiktionary

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