adjective. with hand brought forward and down from above shoulder level.
- arm (English)
- arm (Middle English (1100-1500))
- over- (English)
- over- (Middle English (1100-1500))
Example sentences of the word overarm
The shoulders help them to have overarm movement, ideal for swinging through trees and being able to climb up and down quickly.
2. Noun, singular or mass
To measure your shoulders (also called "overarm"), your friend will need to wrap the measuring tape around your shoulders near the top of your shoulder blades at the fullest part of your arm.