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See definition of overlaid on Dictionary.com
  • as incovered
  • as ingilt

synonyms for overlaid

  • camouflaged
  • capped
  • closed
  • coated
  • concealed
  • enclosed
  • hidden
  • painted
  • protected
  • shielded
  • topped
  • wrapped
  • bound
  • disguised
  • enveloped
  • hooded
  • masked
  • roofed
  • secreted
  • sheathed
  • sheltered
  • surfaced
  • varnished
  • veiled
  • lidded

antonyms for overlaid

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  • bare
  • exposed
  • open
  • uncovered
  • unmasked
  • empty
  • passed over
  • revealed
  • unfurnished
  • unheeded
  • unnoticed
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How to use overlaid in a sentence

When the logging roads were cut through, the ground failed to freeze because of the thick white covering that overlaid it.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
His framework was overlaid by muscles that were like supple steel.
THE GIRL AND THE BILLBANNISTER MERWIN
The summit of the hill is overlaid with a solid mass of brick-work about thirty feet in height.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
All signs of the battle had long since been obliterated, overlaid by other hardships, violences, evil deeds.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
The Barrier, curving to east and west, is a wall of delicate pink overlaid with a wondrous mauve—the rising plateau.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
It overlaid the reek of the cattle yards, the fumes of rank spirits and tobacco that came from the shanties.
THE PIONEERSKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
Very hairy, with hair overlaid in fringes curiously soft and glistening.
WHERE THE PAVEMENT ENDSJOHN RUSSELL
Again, one side of the old cathedral still shows the exquisite inlaid work which, in the faade, has been overlaid hideously.
GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. III (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
As time went on he saw his own conception overlaid with an image that he had never intended.
THE LIFE OF JAMES MCNEILL WHISTLERELIZABETH ROBINS PENNELL
It is overlaid by a deposit of sand, forming two-thirds of the entire height.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO OVERLAID

  • bound
  • camouflaged
  • capped
  • closed
  • coated
  • concealed
  • disguised
  • enclosed
  • enveloped
  • hidden
  • hooded
  • lidded
  • masked
  • overlaid
  • painted
  • protected
  • roofed
  • secreted
  • sheathed
  • sheltered
  • shielded
  • surfaced
  • topped
  • varnished
  • veiled
  • wrapped
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.