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Overbalance
Overbalance O`ver*bal"ance, v. t. 1. To exceed equality with; to outweigh. --Locke. 2. To cause to lose balance or equilibrium.
Overbalance
Overbalance O"ver*bal`ance, n. Excess of weight or value; something more than an equivalent; as, an overbalance of exports. --J. Edwards.
Overbarren
Overbarren O"ver*bar"ren, a. Excessively barren.
Overbattle
Overbattle O"ver*bat"tle, a. [Over + battle, a.] Excessively fertile; bearing rank or noxious growths. [Obs.] ``Overbattle grounds.' --Hooker.
Proces verbal
Proces verbal Pro`c[`e]s" ver`bal" [ F.] (French Law) An authentic minute of an official act, or statement of facts.
Silverback
Silverback Sil"ver*back`, n. (Zo["o]l.) The knot.
Verbal
Verbal Ver"bal, n. (Gram.) A noun derived from a verb.
Verbal
Verbal Ver"bal, a. [F., fr. L. verbalis. See Verb.] 1. Expressed in words, whether spoken or written, but commonly in spoken words; hence, spoken; oral; not written; as, a verbal contract; verbal testimony. Made she no verbal question? --Shak. We subjoin an engraving . . . which will give the reader a far better notion of the structure than any verbal description could convey to the mind. --Mayhew. 2. Consisting in, or having to do with, words only; dealing with words rather than with the ideas intended to be conveyed; as, a verbal critic; a verbal change. And loses, though but verbal, his reward. --Milton. Mere verbal refinements, instead of substantial knowledge. --Whewell. 3. Having word answering to word; word for word; literal; as, a verbal translation. 4. Abounding with words; verbose. [Obs.] --Shak. 5. (Gram.) Of or pertaining to a verb; as, a verbal group; derived directly from a verb; as, a verbal noun; used in forming verbs; as, a verbal prefix. Verbal inspiration. See under Inspiration. Verbal noun (Gram.), a noun derived directly from a verb or verb stem; a verbal. The term is specifically applied to infinitives, and nouns ending in -ing, esp. to the latter. See Gerund, and -ing, 2. See also, Infinitive mood, under Infinitive.
Verbal inspiration
Inspiration In`spi*ra"tion, n. [F. inspiration, L. inspiratio. See Inspire.] 1. The act of inspiring or breathing in; breath; specif. (Physiol.), the drawing of air into the lungs, accomplished in mammals by elevation of the chest walls and flattening of the diaphragm; -- the opposite of expiration. 2. The act or power of exercising an elevating or stimulating influence upon the intellect or emotions; the result of such influence which quickens or stimulates; as, the inspiration of occasion, of art, etc. Your father was ever virtuous, and holy men at their death have good inspirations. --Shak. 3. (Theol.) A supernatural divine influence on the prophets, apostles, or sacred writers, by which they were qualified to communicate moral or religious truth with authority; a supernatural influence which qualifies men to receive and communicate divine truth; also, the truth communicated. All Scripture is given by inspiration of God. --2 Tim. iii. 16. The age which we now live in is not an age of inspiration and impulses. --Sharp. Plenary inspiration (Theol.), that kind of inspiration which excludes all defect in the utterance of the inspired message. Verbal inspiration (Theol.), that kind of inspiration which extends to the very words and forms of expression of the divine message.
Verbal inspiration
Verbal Ver"bal, a. [F., fr. L. verbalis. See Verb.] 1. Expressed in words, whether spoken or written, but commonly in spoken words; hence, spoken; oral; not written; as, a verbal contract; verbal testimony. Made she no verbal question? --Shak. We subjoin an engraving . . . which will give the reader a far better notion of the structure than any verbal description could convey to the mind. --Mayhew. 2. Consisting in, or having to do with, words only; dealing with words rather than with the ideas intended to be conveyed; as, a verbal critic; a verbal change. And loses, though but verbal, his reward. --Milton. Mere verbal refinements, instead of substantial knowledge. --Whewell. 3. Having word answering to word; word for word; literal; as, a verbal translation. 4. Abounding with words; verbose. [Obs.] --Shak. 5. (Gram.) Of or pertaining to a verb; as, a verbal group; derived directly from a verb; as, a verbal noun; used in forming verbs; as, a verbal prefix. Verbal inspiration. See under Inspiration. Verbal noun (Gram.), a noun derived directly from a verb or verb stem; a verbal. The term is specifically applied to infinitives, and nouns ending in -ing, esp. to the latter. See Gerund, and -ing, 2. See also, Infinitive mood, under Infinitive.
Verbal noun
Verbal Ver"bal, a. [F., fr. L. verbalis. See Verb.] 1. Expressed in words, whether spoken or written, but commonly in spoken words; hence, spoken; oral; not written; as, a verbal contract; verbal testimony. Made she no verbal question? --Shak. We subjoin an engraving . . . which will give the reader a far better notion of the structure than any verbal description could convey to the mind. --Mayhew. 2. Consisting in, or having to do with, words only; dealing with words rather than with the ideas intended to be conveyed; as, a verbal critic; a verbal change. And loses, though but verbal, his reward. --Milton. Mere verbal refinements, instead of substantial knowledge. --Whewell. 3. Having word answering to word; word for word; literal; as, a verbal translation. 4. Abounding with words; verbose. [Obs.] --Shak. 5. (Gram.) Of or pertaining to a verb; as, a verbal group; derived directly from a verb; as, a verbal noun; used in forming verbs; as, a verbal prefix. Verbal inspiration. See under Inspiration. Verbal noun (Gram.), a noun derived directly from a verb or verb stem; a verbal. The term is specifically applied to infinitives, and nouns ending in -ing, esp. to the latter. See Gerund, and -ing, 2. See also, Infinitive mood, under Infinitive.
Verbalism
Verbalism Ver"bal*ism, n. Something expressed verbally; a verbal remark or expression.
Verbalist
Verbalist Ver"bal*ist, n. A literal adherent to, or a minute critic of, words; a literalist.
Verbality
Verbality Ver*bal"i*ty, n. The quality or state of being verbal; mere words; bare literal expression. [R.] ``More verbality than matter.' --Bp. Hall.
Verbalization
Verbalization Ver`bal*i*za"tion, n. The act of verbalizing, or the state of being verbalized.
Verbalize
Verbalize Ver"bal*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Verbalized; p. pr. & vb. n. Verbalizing.] [Cf. F. verbaliser.] To convert into a verb; to verbify.
Verbalize
Verbalize Ver"bal*ize, v. i. To be verbose.
Verbalized
Verbalize Ver"bal*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Verbalized; p. pr. & vb. n. Verbalizing.] [Cf. F. verbaliser.] To convert into a verb; to verbify.
Verbalizing
Verbalize Ver"bal*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Verbalized; p. pr. & vb. n. Verbalizing.] [Cf. F. verbaliser.] To convert into a verb; to verbify.
Verbally
Verbally Ver"bal*ly, adv. 1. In a verbal manner; orally. 2. Word for word; verbatim. --Dryden.
Verbarian
Verbarian Ver*ba"ri*an, a. Of or pertaining to words; verbal. [R.] --Coleridge.
Verbarian
Verbarian Ver*ba"ri*an, n. One who coins words. [R.] Southey gives himself free scope as a verbarian. --Fitzed. Hall.
Verbarium
Verbarium Ver*ba"ri*um, n. [NL., fr. L. verbum word.] A game in word making. See Logomachy, 2.
Verbascum Thapsus
Mullein Mul"lein, n. [OE. moleyn, AS. molegn.] (Bot.) Any plant of the genus Verbascum. They are tall herbs having coarse leaves, and large flowers in dense spikes. The common species, with densely woolly leaves, is Verbascum Thapsus. Moth mullein. See under Moth. Mullein foxglove, an American herb (Seymeria macrophylla) with coarse leaves and yellow tubular flowers with a spreading border. Petty mullein, the cowslip. --Dr. Prior.
Verbascum Thapsus
Hag-taper Hag"-ta`per, n. [Cf. 1st Hag, and Hig-taper.] (Bot.) The great woolly mullein (Verbascum Thapsus).
Verbatim
Verbatim Ver*ba"tim, adv. [LL., fr. L. verbum word.] Word for word; in the same words; verbally; as, to tell a story verbatim as another has related it. Verbatim et literatim [LL.], word for word, and letter for letter.
Verbatim et literatim
Verbatim Ver*ba"tim, adv. [LL., fr. L. verbum word.] Word for word; in the same words; verbally; as, to tell a story verbatim as another has related it. Verbatim et literatim [LL.], word for word, and letter for letter.

Meaning of Verba from wikipedia

- The 9K333 Verba (Russian: Верба, "Willow") is a Russian fourth-generation man-portable infrared homing surface-to-air missile (SAM) MANPADS. "9K333" is...
- Verba may refer to: Verba, Rivne Oblast, a village in Ukraine Verba (band), a Polish band from Piła formed in 1997 Verba (surname) In Medieval music, a...
- Nullius in verba (Latin for "on the word of no one" or "take nobody's word for it") is the motto of the Royal Society. John Evelyn and other fellows of...
- Ipsissima verba, Latin for "the very words," is a legal term referring to material, usually established authority, that a writer or speaker is quoting...
- Sidney Verba (May 26, 1932 – March 4, 2019) was an American political scientist, librarian and library administrator. His academic interests were mainly...
- Verba is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Ross Verba (born 1973), American football player Sidney Verba (1932-2019), American academic...
- Verba is a Polish band from Piła formed in 1997. It originated from the Pop music group Squad Centralny. At first Bartek and Ignacy represented different...
- Robert Verba (born October 31, 1973) is a former American professional football player. A 6'4", 305-lb. guard from the University of Iowa, Verba was a...
- Verba volant, scripta manent is a Latin proverb. Literally translated, it means "spoken words fly away, written words remain". This apparently much older...
- ‹ The template Infobox recurring event is being considered for merging. › Verba Maximus (abbreviated VM) is the annual literary festival of BITS Pilani...
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