overpeer

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

over- +‎ peer

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

overpeer (third-person singular simple present overpeers, present participle overpeering, simple past and past participle overpeered)

  1. To peer over.
  2. (figuratively) To rise above.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 17 June 2013, at 00:29