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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To partly lay on top of each other, either things or time frames.

Usage examples (42)
  • She was careful not to let the paintings overlap as she set them out to dry.
  • There was no overlap between their proposals
  • The roofs of the houses overlap in this crowded city
  • Our vacations overlap for more
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