oversail

verb

Definition of oversail

transitive verb
:to lay (as bricks or stones) so that one projects beyond another upon which it rests; also :to cover by a roof or arch of such construction
intransitive verb
:to project or jut out beyond the base

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Origin and Etymology of oversail

1over + obsolete English sail to project, sally, from Middle French saillir to sally, leap, dance


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