Thesaurus / overpassing
other words for overpassing
- be careless
- be derelict
- be irresponsible
- be negligent
- be remiss
- gloss over
- let pass
- let slide
- look the other way
- lose sight of
- not trouble oneself
- pass over
- think little of
antonyms of overpassing
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Scarcely was Mohammed buried when his religion manifested its inevitable destiny of overpassing the bounds of Arabia.
HISTORY OF THE INTELLECTUAL DEVELOPMENT OF EUROPE, VOLUME I (OF 2)JOHN WILLIAM DRAPER
He was only required to lay his colours smoothly, and to avoid overpassing the boundaries laid down for him.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. II (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
But we can hardly suppose that the Amorites, much less the Hittites, were of overpassing stature.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE:THE BOOK OF NUMBERSROBERT A. WATSON
The floor of this sewer was formed of large limestone slabs overpassing the inside width of the channel by several inches.
A HISTORY OF ART IN CHALDA & ASSYRIA, V. 1GEORGES PERROT
But it is not their abuse of Scripture, which will justify our overpassing it with neglect.
A CHRISTIAN DIRECTORY (PART 4 OF 4)RICHARD BAXTER
Mahometanism, even during the life of its founder, gave unmistakable indications of overpassing the bounds of Arabia.
THE HAND OF PROVIDENCEJ. H. WARD
What is distance, if viewed apart from the means at disposal for overpassing it?
Overpassing purely vegetable life, its earliest products are organized, sensitive, living.
THE SEAJULES MICHELET
The time has come for conference, but not yet for any facile overpassing of the facts and reasons for historical separations.
THE WAR AND UNITYVARIOUS
The tornado, overpassing river and plain, burst on the southern hills.
THE LONG ROLLMARY JOHNSTON