[oh-ver-breyk] /ˈoʊ vərˌbreɪk/
noun, Civil Engineering.
earth or rock excavated outside of neat lines.
[breed] /brid/ verb (used with object), bred, breeding. 1. to produce (offspring); procreate; engender. 2. to produce by mating; propagate sexually; reproduce: Ten mice were bred in the laboratory. 3. Horticulture. 4. to raise (cattle, sheep, etc.): He breeds longhorns on the ranch. 5. to cause or be the source of; engender; give rise to: […]
[brahyt] /braɪt/ adjective, brighter, brightest. 1. radiating or reflecting light; luminous; shining: The bright coins shone in the gloom. 2. filled with light: The room was bright with sunshine. 3. vivid or brilliant: a bright red dress; bright passages of prose. 4. quick-witted or intelligent: They gave promotions to bright employees. 5. clever or witty, […]
[brawd] /brɔd/ adjective, broader, broadest. 1. of great : The river was too broad to swim across. 2. measured from side to side: The desk was three feet broad. 3. of great extent; large: the broad expanse of ocean. 4. widely diffused; open; full: We awoke to broad daylight. 5. not limited or narrow; of […]
[oh-ver-buhj-it] /ˈoʊ vərˈbʌdʒ ɪt/ adjective 1. costing or being more than the amount alloted or budgeted: The building is half-finished and it’s already overbudget.