Definition of Overspread. Meaning of Overspread. Synonyms of Overspread

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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

- 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...
- 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...
- aboard a raft, To make oblations, as himself had seen, His regal form overspread with fragrant oil On which was laid a coat of powdered gold From sole...
- magazine which editorialized, "the fulfillment of our manifest destiny...to overspread the continent allotted by Providence for the free development of our yearly...
- rerum. Before the ocean and the earth appeared— before the skies had overspread them all— the face of Nature in a vast expanse was naught but Chaos uniformly...
- Flagellant songs, were the songs of the wandering bands of flagellants, who overspread Europe during two periods of m**** hysteria: the first during the middle...
- 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...
- expand throughout North America, writing of "our manifest destiny to overspread the continent allotted by Providence for the free development of our yearly...
- phrase in its context, stating that it must be "our manifest destiny to overspread the continent allotted by Providence for the free development of our yearly...
- the mischief of created things; From the mischief of Darkness as it overspreads; From the mischief of those who practise secret arts; And from the mischief...
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