[oh-ver-bair-ing] /ˌoʊ vərˈbɛər ɪŋ/
domineering; dictatorial; haughtily or rudely arrogant.
of overwhelming or critical importance.
domineering or dictatorial in manner or action
of particular or overriding importance or significance
figurative present participle adjective from overbear (v.) in its sense “to bear down.”
[beet] /bit/ verb (used with object), beat, beaten or beat, beating. 1. to strike violently or forcefully and repeatedly. 2. to dash against: rain beating the trees. 3. to flutter, flap, or rotate in or against: beating the air with its wings. 4. to sound, as on a drum: beating a steady rhythm; to beat […]
[verb oh-ver-bid; noun oh-ver-bid] /verb ˌoʊ vərˈbɪd; noun ˈoʊ vərˌbɪd/ verb (used with object), overbid, overbidding. 1. to more than the value of (a thing): to overbid one’s cards. 2. to : She overbid him for the painting. verb (used without object), overbid, overbidding. 3. to bid more than the actual value or worth: a […]
[oh-ver-bahyt] /ˈoʊ vərˌbaɪt/ noun, Dentistry. 1. occlusion in which the upper incisor teeth overlap the lower ones. /ˈəʊvəˌbaɪt/ noun 1. (dentistry) an extension of the upper front teeth over the lower front teeth when the mouth is closed Also called vertical overlap n. “overlapping of the lower teeth by the upper ones,” 1887, from over- […]
[oh-ver-blous, -blouz] /ˈoʊ vərˌblaʊs, -ˌblaʊz/ noun 1. a designed to be worn outside the waistband of a skirt or a pair of slacks. /ˈəʊvəˌblaʊz/ noun 1. a blouse designed to be worn not tucked into trousers or a skirt but to fit loosely over the waist or hips