Last modified on 25 May 2014, at 13:43

overlie

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EtymologyEdit

over- +‎ lie (to recline)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌoʊvɚˈlaɪ/
  • Hyphenation: over‧lie
  • Rhymes: -aɪ

VerbEdit

overlie (third-person singular simple present overlies, present participle overlying, simple past overlay, past participle overlain)

  1. To lie over or upon
  2. To suffocate by lying upon; as, to overlie an infant.

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