English dictionary

Info: This web site is based on WordNet 3.0 from Princeton University.

English verb: overleap

1. overleap (social) defeat (oneself) by going too far

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)exaggerate, overdo

2. overleap (motion) jump across or leap over (an obstacle)


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)bound, jump, leap, spring

Narrower (hyponym)hurdle

3. overleap (cognition) leave undone or leave out

SamplesHow could I miss that typo?.
The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten.

Synonymsdrop, leave out, miss, neglect, omit, overlook, pretermit

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE

Narrower (hyponym)forget, jump, pass over, skip, skip over

Antonymsattend to, take to heart

Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2019 onlineordbog.dk