overran


overran
/oh'veuhr ran"/, v.
pt. of overrun.

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  • Overran — Overrun O ver*run , v. t. [imp. {Overran}; p. p. {Overrun}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Overrunning}. ] 1. To run over; to grow or spread over in excess; to invade and occupy; to take possession of; as, the vine overran its trellis; the farm is overrun with …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • overran — [[t]o͟ʊvə(r)ræ̱n[/t]] also over ran Overran is the past tense of overrun …   English dictionary

  • overran — o|ver|ran [ˌəuvəˈræn US ˌou ] v the past tense of ↑overrun …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • overran — o|ver|ran the past tense of overrun1 …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • overran — o·ver run || ‚əʊvə‚rÊŒn n. invasion of country; infestation; extension; military victory; inundation, flooding; excess of printed materials v. invade; infest; swarm; triumph; exceed; print excess amount …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overran — past of overrun …   English new terms dictionary

  • overran — verb the past tense of overrun …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • overran — UK [ˌəʊvəˈræn] / US [ˌoʊvərˈræn] the past tense of overrun I …   English dictionary

  • overran — the past tense of overrun …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • overran — past of OVERRUN …   Useful english dictionary


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