overhand: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ō'vur-hand"), [key]
- thrown or performed with the hand raised over the shoulder; overarm: overhand stroke.
- with the hand and part or all of the arm raised above the shoulder: to pitch overhand.
- (in sewing and embroidery) with close, shallow stitches over two edges.
- an overhand stroke, throw, or delivery.
- to sew overhand.
- overhand (Thesaurus)