Overrun

  • 21overrun — I. transitive verb (overran; run; running) Date: before 12th century 1. a. (1) to defeat decisively and occupy the positions of (2) to invade and occupy or ravage b. to spread or swarm over ; infest 2 …

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  • 22overrun — 1. verb /ˈovərʌn/ a) To defeat an enemy and invade in great numbers, seizing his positions conclusively. b) To infest, swarm over, flow over 2. noun /ˈovərʌn/ …

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  • 23Overrun — Over|run 〈[oʊvə(r)rʌn] m. 6; EDV〉 Fehler in der Datenverarbeitung, der dann entsteht, wenn das arithmetische Ergebnis einer Operation die Größe der zugeordneten Speicherstelle übersteigt; →a. Overflow [engl., „Überlauf“] * * * Overrun   [engl.],… …

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  • 24overrun — verb (overruns, overrunning; past overran; past participle overrun) 1》 spread over or occupy (a place) in large numbers. 2》 move or extend over or beyond. 3》 exceed (an expected or allowed time or cost). 4》 rotate faster than (another part of a… …

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  • 25overrun — o•ver•run v. [[t]ˌoʊ vərˈrʌn[/t]] n. [[t]ˈoʊ vərˌrʌn[/t]] v. ran, run, run•ning, n. 1) to swarm or spread over in great numbers 2) to attack and defeat decisively and occupy the position of; overwhelm 3) to run or go beyond: to overrun the finish …

    From formal English to slang

  • 26overrun — verb (overran, overrun, overrunning) –verb (t) /oʊvəˈrʌn / (say ohvuh run) 1. to spread over rapidly and occupy (a country), as invading forces: in 1940 German armies overran the Low Countries. 2. to take possession of (an enemy position, etc.):… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 27overrun — perpilda statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. overfilling; overflow; overrun; overrunning vok. Überlauf, m; Überschreitung, f rus. переполнение, n pranc. dépassement …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 28overrun — [1] A vehicle travelling with no throttle and the engine acting as a brake is said to be on the overrun or overrunning. [2] The action of a trailer when it travels faster than the towing vehicle See coast deceleration …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 29Overrun — Переносить (часть слова); Перебрасывать; перебирать набранный текст (с переносом слов из одной строки в другую); Просматривать (текст); Лишние копии (сверх заказанного тиража); 1) переносить (часть слова); 2) лишние копии (сверх заказанного… …

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  • 30overrun — Synonyms and related words: adopt, appropriate, arrogate, assume, attack, balance, beat, beset, bespread, blitz, bonus, branch, branch out, bud, burgeon, burst forth, cascade, cataract, clobber, colonize, compose, conquer, crawl with, creep with …

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  • 31overrun — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To defeat] Syn. overwhelm, invade, occupy; see defeat 2 . 2. [To infest] Syn. ravage, invade, overwhelm; see infest , swarm . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. infest, swarm over, invade, spread over, permeate, cover,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 32Overrun — O|ver|run 〈[oʊvər(r)ʌn] m.; Gen.: s, Pl.: s; EDV〉 Fehler in der Datenverarbeitung, der dann entsteht, wenn das arithmetische Ergebnis einer Operation die Größe der zugeordneten Speicherstelle übersteigt; →a. s. Overflow [Etym.: engl., »Überlauf«] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 33overrun — o·ver run || ‚əʊvə‚rÊŒn n. invasion of country; infestation; extension; military victory; inundation, flooding; excess of printed materials v. invade; infest; swarm; triumph; exceed; print excess amount …

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  • 34overrun — To run off the end of the runway after touching down on the runway …

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  • 35overrun — runover …

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  • 36overrun — I. v. a. 1. Run over, spread over, grow over. 2. Ravage, devastate, despoil, lay waste, harass, subdue, oppress. 3. Outrun. 4. Injure, trample down. II. v. n. Overflow, run over …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 37overrun — verb 1) guerrillas overran the barracks Syn: invade, storm, occupy, swarm into, surge into, inundate, overwhelm 2) the talks overran the deadline Syn: exceed, go beyond/over, run over …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 38overrun — v 1. invade, attack, irrupt, assail, assault, strike at; penetrate, cross frontiers, march into, march against, thrust at, storm, blitz, blitzkrieg; besiege, beset, ravage, terrorize, vandalize, maraud; spoil, despoil, scour, scourge; plunder,… …

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  • 39overrun — verb Syn: invade, storm, occupy, swarm into, surge into, inundate, overwhelm …

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  • 40overrun —  Production in excess of requirements …

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