overtop

  • 1Overtop — O ver*top , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Overtopped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Overtopping}.] 1. To rise above the top of; to exceed in height; to tower above. To o ertop old Pelion. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To go beyond; to transcend; to transgress. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2overtop — index outbalance, outweigh, predominate (outnumber), transcend Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3overtop — [ō΄vər täp′] vt. overtopped, overtopping 1. to rise above; exceed in height; tower over 2. to excel; surpass …

    English World dictionary

  • 4overtop — v. /oh veuhr top /; n. /oh veuhr top /, v., overtopped, overtopping, n. v.t. 1. to rise over or above the top of: a skyscraper that overtops all the other buildings. 2. to rise above in authority; take precedence over; override: No individual… …

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  • 5overtop — transitive verb Date: circa 1594 1. to rise above the top of 2. to be superior to 3. surpass …

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  • 6overtop — verb To be higher than, to rise over the top of. There was a single birch tree that overtopped the other trees on the island, and was now picked out against the moon drenched sky …

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  • 7overtop — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. dominate, command, surpass; see exceed …

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  • 8overtop — o|ver|top [ˌəuvəˈtɔp US ˌouvərˈta:p] v past tense and past participle overtopped present participle overtopping [T] formal to be higher or more important than something …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9overtop — v. rise above; exceed; surpass …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10overtop — verb (overtops, overtopping, overtopped) 1》 exceed in height. 2》 (especially of water) rise over the top of. adverb & preposition chiefly Canadian over …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 11overtop — v. a. 1. Rise above, surpass in height. 2. Excel, transcend, surpass, exceed. 3. Obscure, make less important, eclipse. 4. Transgress, disregard, go beyond …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 12overtop — verb overtopped, overtopping (T) formal to be higher or more important than something …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13overtop — o•ver•top [[t]ˌoʊ vərˈtɒp[/t]] v. t. topped, top•ping 1) to rise above the top of 2) to rise above in authority 3) to surpass or excel • Etymology: 1555–65 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 14overtop — /oʊvəˈtɒp/ (say ohvuh top) verb (t) (overtopped, overtopping) 1. to rise over or above the top of. 2. to rise above in authority; override (law, etc.). 3. to surpass or excel. {over + top1} …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 15overtop — v.tr. ( topped, topping) 1 be or become higher than. 2 surpass …

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  • 16Overtopped — Overtop O ver*top , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Overtopped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Overtopping}.] 1. To rise above the top of; to exceed in height; to tower above. To o ertop old Pelion. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To go beyond; to transcend; to transgress.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17Overtopping — Overtop O ver*top , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Overtopped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Overtopping}.] 1. To rise above the top of; to exceed in height; to tower above. To o ertop old Pelion. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To go beyond; to transcend; to transgress.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18SNK Playmore — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda SNK Playmore (株式会社セガ) Tipo Compañía privada Fundación Osaka (Japón) …

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  • 19Risks to the Glen Canyon Dam — Glen Canyon Dam viewed from inside lower Glen Canyon The Glen Canyon Dam, a concrete arch dam on the Colorado River in the U.S. state of Arizona, has been associated with a large amount of risk, most notably the risk of its siltation and failure …

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  • 20Palestinian costumes — are the traditional clothing worn by Palestinians. Foreign travelers to Palestine in late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries often commented on the rich variety of the costumes worn, particularly by the fellaheen or village women. Many of… …

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