EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVERHEARD
"But you forget where we are," answered the Man of Fancy, who overheard the remark.
And what I overheard in the armoury--about a telegram--telling me--putting me out of my misery?
Again he paused, and looked round to see whether he could be overheard.
Evelyn overheard, and blushed as she stole a glance at Maltravers.
However it was explained, in tones too soft to be overheard.
And you overheard my thoughts, then, talking to myself—ye traitor!
I would not, however, have him know I had overheard any of their talk.
I had once overheard our cook Anny describe how her old father had dropped dead.
Enter Lady Flo and Kitty, who have overheard the last words.
On going to his place in the House, he was overheard to say, "It must have been that cabbage."