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o·ver·all

overall

 
 
parts of speech:
adjective & adverb, noun
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part of speech: adjective & adverb
pronunciation: o vr awl [or] o vr awl
definition 1: from one limit to the other; entire.
The overall distance across Australia is about four thousand kilometers.
synonyms:
entire, entirely, throughout, total, totally, whole, wholly
similar words:
altogether, complete, comprehensive, full, fully
definition 2: with respect to or including nearly everything; general.
The overall opinion of the critics was that the play was simply dull.
 
synonyms:
general, generally, in the main, largely, mainly, mostly, on the whole
similar words:
altogether, chiefly, principally
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part of speech: noun
pronunciation: o vr awl
definition 1: see overalls.
similar words:
coveralls, jump suit
definition 2: (chiefly British) a long loose-fitting coat or smock worn over clothes to protect them.
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