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synonyms for overhanging

  • coming
  • designed
  • doomed
  • intended
  • brewing
  • closed
  • compelled
  • condemned
  • directed
  • foreordained
  • impending
  • looming
  • meant
  • menacing
  • near
  • ordained
  • predestined
  • predetermined
  • sealed
  • settled
  • stated
  • threatening
  • at hand
  • certain
  • compulsory
  • forthcoming
  • hanging over
  • in prospect
  • in store
  • in the cards
  • in the wind
  • ineluctable
  • inescapable
  • inevitable
  • inexorable
  • instant
  • predesigned
  • que sera sera
  • that is to be
  • that will be
  • to come
  • unavoidable
  • way the ball bounces

antonyms for overhanging

MOST RELEVANT
  • distant
  • remote
  • unsettled
  • avoidable
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            How to use overhanging in a sentence

            The stop-keys will be seen arranged in an inclined semi-circle overhanging and just above the keyboards.
            THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
            The tall oak door of the library was opened by William Weedham himself—a plump, white-haired man with black, overhanging eyebrows.
            HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
            Overhanging the pass was a huge boulder, balanced precariously on the edge of the jutting cliff.
            THE ADVENTURE GIRLS AT K BAR OCLAIR BLANK
            It must have strength to support safely its own overhanging weight when moving.
            ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
            There are many old towns in Europe where you see feudal palaces perched on high hills or overhanging crags.
            WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN
            An erratic firefly wandered down from the overhanging branches, then commenced to dart from side to side near her head.
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            The long moss, reaching from the overhanging branches to the water, gave to the surroundings a most weird and funereal aspect.
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            He shot forth a long arm to seize the overhanging rock cornice and drag his body over the ledge.
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            Impossible to read anything in the eyes of the lawyer, this time hidden under their overhanging brows.
            THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
            The cause of the scorching heat is said to be high, overhanging mountains on the north, which intercept the northern winds.
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