Definitions for overmanˈoʊ vər mən for 1 , ˈoʊ vərˌmæn for 2 ; -mən for 1 ; -ˌmɛn for 2

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•ver•manˈoʊ vər mən for 1 , ˈoʊ vərˌmæn for 2 ; -mən for 1 ; -ˌmɛn for 2(n.)(pl.)-men

  1. a foreman, supervisor, or overseer.

  2. Ref: superman .

Origin of overman:

1200–1250

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  1. overman(Noun)

    A person who supervises others; a supervisor

  2. overman(Noun)

    A person with great powers; a superman

  3. overman(Verb)

    to provide with too many personnel

  4. Origin: A calque of Übermensch. Compare superman.

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