Definitions For Overhang


  • Projection that extends beyond or hangs over something else
  • A part that sticks out or hangs over something
  • The amount by which something hangs over something else


  • Be suspended over or hang over
  • Project over
  • To stick out beyond or hang over (something)

Is Overhang a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Overhang is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Overhang in a Sentence

  • A cliff overhangs the trail.
  • The patio was overhung by a canopy.
  • The path was overhung with willow trees.
  • The overhang of the roof cast a shadow on the ground.
  • A recess in the face of the cliff that is hidden by the thick vines dangling from the jagged overhang above

Synonyms for Overhang

Antonyms for Overhang

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