[oh-ver-stoo d] /ˌoʊ vərˈstʊd/
simple past tense and past participle of .
[oh-ver-stand] /ˌoʊ vərˈstænd/
verb (used without object), overstood, overstanding. Nautical.
“to stand over or beside,” from Old English oferstandan; see over- + stand (v.).
[stawr, stohr] /stɔr, stoʊr/ noun 1. an establishment where merchandise is sold, usually on a retail basis. 2. a grocery: We need bread and milk from the store. 3. a stall, room, floor, or building housing or suitable for housing a retail business. 4. a supply or stock of something, especially one for future use. […]
[oh-ver-stawr-ee, -stohr-ee] /ˈoʊ vərˌstɔr i, -ˌstoʊr i/ noun, plural overstories. 1. the uppermost layer of foliage in a forest, forming the canopy.
[oh-ver-stres] /ˌoʊ vərˈstrɛs/ verb (used with object) 1. . 2. to subject to excessive or strain. 3. Mechanics. to (a metal or other body) to the point of deformation.
[oh-ver-stres] /ˌoʊ vərˈstrɛs/ verb (used with object) 1. . 2. to subject to excessive or strain. 3. Mechanics. to (a metal or other body) to the point of deformation. [stres] /strɛs/ noun 1. importance attached to a thing: to lay stress upon good manners. Synonyms: significance, meaning, emphasis, consequence; weight, value, worth. 2. Phonetics. emphasis […]