[oh-ver-grohth] /ˈoʊ vərˌgroʊθ/
a overspreading or covering something.
to prune a young tree so as to prevent overgrowth.
c.1600, from over- + growth. Cf. also overgrown.
[oh-ver-hand] /ˈoʊ vərˌhænd/ adjective 1. thrown or performed with the raised over the shoulder; overarm: overhand stroke. 2. with the and part or all of the arm raised above the shoulder: to pitch overhand. 3. (in sewing and embroidery) with close, shallow stitches over two edges. adverb, Also, overhanded 4. with the over the object: […]
noun 1. a simple knot of various uses that slips easily. noun 1. a knot formed by making a loop in a piece of cord and drawing one end through it Also called thumb knot
[han-dl] /ˈhæn dl/ noun 1. a part of a thing made specifically to be grasped or held by the hand. 2. that which may be held, seized, grasped, or taken advantage of in effecting a purpose: The clue was a handle for solving the mystery. 3. Slang. 4. the total amount wagered on an event, […]
[verb oh-ver-hang; noun oh-ver-hang] /verb ˌoʊ vərˈhæŋ; noun ˈoʊ vərˌhæŋ/ verb (used with object), overhung, overhanging. 1. to or be suspended over: A great chandelier overhung the ballroom. 2. to extend, project, or jut over: A wide balcony overhangs the garden. 3. to impend over or threaten, as danger or evil; loom over: The threat […]