English vocabulary and translations (See all)
the overhead, overheads (US): the necessary costs, the general expenses
The overhead of last year's ad campaign was too much. The amount of money spent on the campaign in general was too much.
UK: The company's overheads are surprisingly reasonable.
US: The marketing department's overhead is enormous.
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- "the overhead would be gargantuan!"
- "I'm pleased that our overhead remains relatively low despite our progressive expansion."
- "Delavigne Corp's overhead is high enough as it is."
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