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Meaning of OVERALL

Pronunciation:  'owvurol

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  work clothing consisting of denim trousers (usually with a bib and shoulder straps)
  2. [n]  (British) a loose protective coverall or smock worn over ordinary clothing for dirty work
  3. [adj]  involving only main features; "the overall pattern of his life"
  4. [adj]  including everything; "the overall cost"; "the total amount owed"

OVERALL is a 7 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: boilers suit, boilersuit, general, gross, total
 See Also: coverall, work-clothes, work-clothing



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\O"ver*all\, adv.
Everywhere. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are wearing overalls, represents your sloppy attitudes and incoherent thoughts.
Thesaurus Terms
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