[oh-ver-shoo] /ˈoʊ vərˌʃu/
a or boot usually worn over another for protection in wet or cold weather, especially a waterproof outer .
a protective shoe worn over an ordinary shoe
1829, from over- + shoe (n.). Related: Overshoes.
[verb oh-ver-shoot; noun oh-ver-shoot] /verb ˌoʊ vərˈʃut; noun ˈoʊ vərˌʃut/ verb (used with object), overshot, overshooting. 1. to or go over, beyond, or above; miss: The missile overshot its target. 2. to pass or go by or beyond (a point, limit, etc.): to overshoot a stop sign. 3. to shoot or pour down over: turbulent […]
[shawrt] /ʃɔrt/ adjective, shorter, shortest. 1. having little length; not long. 2. having little height; not tall: a short man. 3. extending or reaching only a little way: a short path. 4. brief in duration; not extensive in time: a short wait. 5. brief or concise, as writing. 6. rudely brief; abrupt; hurting: short behavior. […]
[adjective, noun oh-ver-shot; verb oh-ver-shot] /adjective, noun ˈoʊ vərˌʃɒt; verb ˌoʊ vərˈʃɒt/ adjective 1. driven over the top of, as by water passing over from above. 2. having the upper jaw projecting beyond the lower, as a dog. verb 3. simple past tense and past participle of . noun 4. (in weaving) a pattern formed […]
noun 1. a water wheel in which the water enters the buckets tangentially near the top of the wheel.