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overthwart

adverb

Definition of overthwart

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Origin and Etymology of overthwart

Middle English overthwart, overthwert, from 1over + thwart, thwert, adverb, athwart — more at thwart


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overthwart

adjective \"\

Definition of overthwart

  1. 1 archaic :  having a crosswise position :  placed or situated across or over :  transverse

  2. 2 archaic :  crossing in kind or disposition :  adverse, opposing

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Origin and Etymology of overthwart

Middle English overthwart, overthwert, from overthwart, overthwert, adverb


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overthwart

preposition \"\

Definition of overthwart

  1. 1 archaic :  from side to side of :  across

  2. 2 archaic :  on the opposite side of or opposite to

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Origin and Etymology of overthwart

Middle English overthwart, overthwert, from overthwart, overthwert, adverb


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overthwart

transitive verb \"\

Definition of overthwart

archaic

  1. :  to pass or lie athwart :  cross, obstruct

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Origin and Etymology of overthwart

Middle English overthwarten, overthwerten, from overthwart, overthwert, adverb


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