Overhang

Business / Construction / Overhang: Outward projecting eave-soffit area of a roof: the part of the roof that hangs out or over the outside wall. See also Cornice.

Other Words for Overhang

Overhang Adjective Synonyms: impend, threaten, menace, imperil, loom
Overhang Verb Synonyms: jut (out), beetle, bulge (out), project (out), protrude, stick out, loom (out), extend (out), hang (out) over
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Market Overhang

Business / Finance / Market Overhang: The theory that, in certain situations, institutions wish to sell their shares but postpone the sale because large orders under current market conditions would drive down the share price and that the MORE

Eaves

Business / Construction / Eaves: The horizontal exterior roof overhang. MORE

Flange

Entertainment / Golf / Flange: 1. The back edge of the sole (bottom) of an iron club (usually associated with the sand wedge) 2. A style of putter head with a slightly projecting rear-bottom edge MORE

Fantail

Life Style / Travel / Fantail: The rear overhang of a ship. MORE

Soffit

Business / Construction / Soffit: The area below the eaves and overhangs. The underside where the roof overhangs the walls. Usually the underside of an overhanging cornice. MORE

Lookout

Business / Construction / Lookout: A short wood bracket or cantilever that supports an overhang portion of a roof. MORE

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