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o'er

play
adverb \ˈȯr\

Examples of o'er in a sentence

  1. when the night is o'er

1592

First Known Use of o'er

1592


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o'er

preposition

Definition of o'er

  1. :  over

1593

First Known Use of o'er

1593


O'ER Defined for Kids

o'er

play
adverb or preposition \ˈȯr\

Definition of o'er for Students

  1. :  over <They sailed o'er the ocean.>


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