Definition of OVERALL

relating to the main elements and not to specific details <there's an overall similarity in the looks of the models for that chain of clothing stores>
Synonyms all-around (also all-round), bird's-eye, broad, nonspecific, overall
held by or applicable to a majority of the people <the overall mind-set among the people in our town seems to be that any increase in taxes is bad>

March 30, 2015
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A phrase with more than one interpretation
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