Overhale
Overhale \O`ver*hale"\, v. t. See {Overhaul}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • overhale — o|ver|ha|le vb., r, de, t; overhale en bil; blive overhalet af udviklingen …   Dansk ordbog

  • overhale — overhaileˈ or overhaleˈ transitive verb 1. To draw over (Spenser) 2. To overtake, overpower (obsolete) 3. To examine (obsolete) • • • Main Entry: ↑over …   Useful english dictionary

  • Distancere — Overgå, overhale …   Danske encyklopædi

  • overhaul — (v.) 1620s, from OVER (Cf. over) + HAUL (Cf. haul); originally nautical, pull rigging apart for examination, which was done by slackening the rope by pulling in the opposite direction to that in which it is pulled in hoisting. The noun is… …   Etymology dictionary

  • overhaling — o|ver|ha|ling sb., en, er, erne (det at overhale; irettesættelse; eftersyn og reparation af fx en båd), i sms. overhalings , fx overhalingsmanøvre …   Dansk ordbog

  • uddistancere — ud|di|stan|ce|re vb., r, de, t (overgå, overhale) …   Dansk ordbog

  • overhaile — overhaileˈ or overhaleˈ transitive verb 1. To draw over (Spenser) 2. To overtake, overpower (obsolete) 3. To examine (obsolete) • • • Main Entry: ↑over …   Useful english dictionary

  • owirhaill — Sc. variant of overhale v. Obs …   Useful english dictionary

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