Definition of Overcrow

1. v. t. To crow, exult, or boast, over; to overpower.



Definition of Overcrow

1. Verb. (obsolete) to take over ¹

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Definition of Overcrow

1. to triumph over [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Overcrow

overcraw
overcraws
overcredulity
overcredulous
overcritical
overcritically
overcriticize
overcriticized
overcriticizes
overcriticizing
overcrop
overcropped
overcropping
overcrops
overcrossing
overcrow (current term)
overcrowd
overcrowded
overcrowdedly
overcrowdedness
overcrowding
overcrowds
overcrows
overcultivate
overcultivated
overcultivation
overcunning
overcup oak
overcure
overcured

Literary usage of Overcrow

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1. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright (1901)
"Licentiously used, for the sake of rhyme, instead of overcrow, or crow over, in triumph. ... To overcrow, v. The same word, in its regular form. Spew. t'. ..."

2. A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps (1850)
"overcrow. To triumph over; to sustain. " Laboured with tooth and naile to overcrow," Holinshed, Chron. Ireland, p. 82. ..."

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