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Definition of Overspread

Overspread
Overspread O`ver*spread", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Overspread; p. pr. & vb. n. Overspreading.] [AS. oferspr[=ae]dan.] To spread over; to cover; as, the deluge overspread the earth. --Chaucer. Those nations of the North Which overspread the world. --Drayton.
Overspread
Overspread O`ver*spread", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Overspread; p. pr. & vb. n. Overspreading.] [AS. oferspr[=ae]dan.] To spread over; to cover; as, the deluge overspread the earth. --Chaucer. Those nations of the North Which overspread the world. --Drayton.
Overspread
Overspread O`ver*spread", v. i. To be spread or scattered over.

Meaning of Overspread from wikipedia

- old Washington family vault at Mount Vernon, situated on a gr****y slope overspread with willow, juniper, cypress, and chestnut trees. It contained the remains...
- because Texas desired this, but because it was "our manifest destiny to overspread the continent allotted by Providence for the free development of our yearly...
- drier areas of the United States are regions where the Sonoran Desert overspreads the Desert Southwest, the Great Basin and central Wyoming. Since rain...
- have a somewhat more diversified ground colour, the orange seeming to be overspread upon a yellow ground and more intense on the inner margin. Acraga conda...
- quoted above, when the venomous yeast from the Élivágar froze to ice and overspread its banks it fell as rain through the mild air of Ginnungagap. The rime...
- the eyes of their soul opened: for all have eyes; but in some they are overspread, and do not see the light of the sun. Yet it does not follow, because...
- Although cirrus clouds − a bank of which had developed in west Texas and overspread portions of Oklahoma later in the morning − were present through much...
- already girding the earth, which it is destined, perhaps, eventually to overspread." Dilke oscillates between eulogising the English and the British: "There...
- with the blood of men killed with many weapons, and the land within it overspread with arrays of accoutered elephants ─ was like the cloud-covered sky in...
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