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synonyms for overtop

  • off
  • upstairs
  • covering
  • overhead
  • aloft
  • beyond
  • farther up
  • higher than
  • in heaven
  • in the sky
  • on high
  • on top of
  • straight up
See also synonyms for: overtopped / overtopping / overtops
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antonyms for overtop

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  • under
  • follow
  • go along
  • submit
  • surrender
  • yield
  • decline
  • fall
  • leave
  • abandon
  • descend
  • drop
  • neglect
    • fail
    • fall behind
    • lose
    • surrender
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    How to use overtop in a sentence

    He will charm them into greatness at the very time when a boy's ideals overtop the mountains.
    THE MINISTER AND THE BOYALLAN HOBEN
    Its crest is covered with lofty trees, which overtop the surrounding forest.
    THE MOUND BUILDERSGEORGE BRYCE
    I have never met with the verb in that sense elsewhere, but overtop is evermore the appropriate term in arboriculture.
    NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 189, JUNE 11, 1853VARIOUS
    Years go by, and these seedlings become great trees that overtop the circle of lodge-poles around them.
    THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN WONDERLANDENOS A. MILLS
    The judge was considering that if his companion should rise she would equal or overtop his height.
    THE OPENED SHUTTERSCLARA LOUISE BURNHAM
    Let not passion overtop your reason: worship God with such a zeal as is according to knowledge.
    A CHRISTIAN DIRECTORYBAXTER RICHARD
    From the marshy ground about the fall the pines shoot upward to an astonishing altitude, as though ambitious to overtop the cliff.
    WONDERS OF THE YELLOWSTONEJAMES RICHARDSON
    The front walls overtop and conceal the roofs, running up and terminating in blunted triangles surmounted by gables.
    HOLLAND, V. 1 (OF 2)EDMONDO DE AMICIS
    Just here and there distant mountains of more jagged outline overtop the lower hills.
    CAPITALS OF THE NORTHLANDSIAN C. HANNAH
    Dan crawled higher, overtop of me, but stuck fast when his ribcage met my glutes.
    DOWN AND OUT IN THE MAGIC KINGDOMCORY DOCTOROW
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO OVERTOP

    • bestride
    • look down upon
    • loom over
    • overlie
    • overlook
    • overtop
    • stand over
    • survey
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