Meaning of “overhand” in the English Dictionary

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"overhand" in British English

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overhandadjective, adverb

uk /ˈəʊ.və.hænd/ us /ˈoʊ.vɚ.hænd/ US also mainly UK overarm

(Definition of “overhand” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"overhand" in American English

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overhandadjective, adverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈoʊ·vərˌhænd/

(esp. of a throw) made with the hand and part or all of the arm moving above the shoulder:

an overhand pitch
Throw the ball overhand.

(Definition of “overhand” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)