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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To spread beyond the limits.

Usage examples (36)
  • They looked on in trepidation as the water began to overflow the dikes.
  • The term overflow is used here to describe near-bottom flow of cold, dense (σ 27.8).
  • The "overflow" is one thing, the emotion from which it originated another.
  • Decreasing overflow from the Nordic seas into the Atlantic Ocean through the Faroe Bank channel since 1950 for more
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