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overwrite

o·ver·write

overwrite

 
pronunciation:
o vr raIt
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: overwrites, overwriting, overwritten, overwrote
definition 1: to write (something) over or on top of (other writing or a surface).
definition 2: to write too much, or in an elaborate or labored style, about (something).
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to write excessively in length or style.
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