Overhent O`ver*hent", v. t. [See {Hent}.] To overtake. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

So forth he went and soon them overhent. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • overhent — overhentˈ transitive verb (pap and pat overhentˈ) (Spenser) To overtake • • • Main Entry: ↑over …   Useful english dictionary

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