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allover

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adjective all·over \ˈȯl-ˌō-vər\

Definition of allover

  1. :  covering the whole extent or surface a sweater with an allover pattern

Examples of allover in a Sentence

  1. a rug with an allover pattern

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First Known Use of allover

1771


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allover

noun all·over

Definition of allover

  1. 1 :  an embroidered, printed, or lace fabric with a design covering most of the surface

  2. 2 :  a pattern or design in which a single unit is repeated so as to cover an entire surface

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First Known Use of allover

1808


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Definition of allover for English Language Learners

  • : covering the whole surface of something

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