Allover



extending or repeated the entire surface, as a decorative pattern.
a fabric with an allover pattern.
Historical Examples

The gondolas multiplied and spotted it allover; every gondola and gondolier looking, at a distance, precisely like every other.
Italian Hours Henry James

This is Portuguese allover—indolence, piousness, poverty, impotence.
Following the Equator, Complete Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

Stripes in this sample group either border the edge of the cloth or make an allover pattern.
Chincha Plain-weave cloths Lila M. O’Neale

Engaged in the earlier years of the music business was Woodworth, allover & Co.
Sixty Years of California Song Margaret Blake-Alverson

Woodworth, allover & Co. dealt mostly in imported French pianos and harmoniums.
Sixty Years of California Song Margaret Blake-Alverson

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