over-
prefix 1. so as to exceed or surpass <
overachieve
>
2. excessive <
overstimulation
>
3. to an excessive degree <
overthin
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Over — O ver, adv. 1. From one side to another; from side to side; across; crosswise; as, a board, or a tree, a foot over, i. e., a foot in diameter. [1913 Webster] 2. From one person or place to another regarded as on the opposite side of a space or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Over — O ver ([=o] v[ e]r), prep. [AS. ofer; akin to D. over, G. [ u]ber, OHG. ubir, ubar, Dan. over, Sw. [ o]fver, Icel. yfir, Goth. ufar, L. super, Gr. ype r, Skr. upari. [root]199. Cf. {Above}, {Eaves}, {Hyper }, {Orlop}, {Super }, {Sovereign},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Over — may refer to: Contents 1 Places 2 Music 3 Other 4 See als …   Wikipedia

  • Over — bezeichnet: Over (Cricket), eine Serie von sechs Würfen in der Sportart Cricket Over (Seevetal), ein Ortsteil der Gemeinde Seevetal Over (Waldbreitbach), ein Dorf im Naturpark Rhein Westerwald auf einem Höhenrücken des Wiedtals gelegen, Ortsteil… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Over — O ver, a. 1. Upper; covering; higher; superior; chiefly used in composition; as, overshoes, overcoat, over garment, overlord. [1913 Webster] 2. Excessive; too much or too great; chiefly used in composition; as, overwork, overhaste, overreaction.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • over — o ver, adv. Excessively; too much or too greatly; chiefly used in composition; as, overwork, overhasty, overeager, overanxious, overreact, overcook. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Over — O ver, n. (Cricket) A certain number of balls (usually four) delivered successively from behind one wicket, after which the ball is bowled from behind the other wicket as many times, the fielders changing places. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Over... — is the eleventh song in Beyond the Sea by the J pop artist, K. It is also the theme song to the J drama, H2 Kimi to Itahibi, the drama adaption of the manga, H2 …   Wikipedia

  • over — I. adverb Etymology: Middle English, adverb & preposition, from Old English ofer; akin to Old High German ubar (preposition) above, beyond, over, Latin super, Greek hyper Date: before 12th century 1. a. across a barrier or intervening space;… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Over — La palabra Over se puede referir a: Over, canción de Lindsay Lohan (álbum Speak, 2005); Over, canción de High and Mighty Color (álbum Goover, 2005). Autores de nombres botánicos Over William Henry Over 1866 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Over — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le terme « over » peut se référer à : Sport  over, un terme de cricket. Musique  Over, un album de Peter Hammill. Over my head… …   Wikipédia en Français

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