Definition of overarching
- an overarching bower
- an overarching bridge
- overarching goals
- overarching ambition
- projects of overarching public benefit
- —Bob Katz
Computer downtime is an overarching problem in all departments.
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: including or influencing every part of something
Britannica English: Translation of overarching for Arabic speakers
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