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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVER CAME

An idea of waiting outside until the fete was over came into his head.

To my great delight, over came the grapnel, nearly falling on our heads.

No sooner had I finished than over came the first shell—and away went Jennie, bowling over two or three gunners.

He was no sooner out of sight than over came Mrs. Beaver, carrying a large tin filled 85 with biscuits.

Over came the water with a furious rush, which would have carried any one unprepared for it away.

These did the trick and over came a "rum-jar" as the "minnie" shells are generally called.

Ross picked it up and turning it over came on the direction, "Doc Tenderfoot," in a sprawling and carefully careless hand.