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From Middle English overclimben, from Old English oferclimban, equivalent to over- +‎ climb.


overclimb (third-person singular simple present overclimbs, present participle overclimbing, simple past and past participle overclimbed)

  1. To climb over.
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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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for overclimb in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)