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English adjective: over

1. over having come or been brought to a conclusion


SamplesThe harvesting was complete.
The affair is over, ended, finished.
The abruptly terminated interview.


Synonymsall over, complete, concluded, ended, terminated


Similarfinished


Antonymsunfinished


English noun: over

1. over (time) (cricket) the division of play during which six balls are bowled at the batsman by one player from the other team from the same end of the pitch


Broader (hypernym)division, part, section


Narrower (hyponym)maiden, maiden over


Part meronymperiod of play, play, playing period


Domain categorycricket


English adverb: over

1. over at or to a point across intervening space etc.


SamplesCome over and see us some time.
Over there.

2. over throughout an area


SamplesHe is known the world over.

3. over throughout a period of time


SamplesStay over the weekend.


Synonymso'er

4. over beyond the top or upper surface or edge; forward from an upright position


SamplesA roof that hangs over.

5. over over the entire area


SamplesThe wallpaper was covered all over with flowers.
She ached all over.
Everything was dusted over with a fine layer of soot.


Synonymsall over









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