overview

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noun over·view \ˈō-vər-ˌvyü\

Definition of overview

  1. :  a general survey :  summary

Examples of overview in a sentence

  1. I was asked to give an overview of the company's sales figures.

  2. This book provides a broad overview of American history.

1588

First Known Use of overview

1588


OVERVIEW Defined for English Language Learners

overview

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noun over·view \ˈō-vər-ˌvyü\

Definition of overview for English Language Learners

  • : a general explanation or description of something


OVERVIEW Defined for Kids

overview

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noun over·view \ˈō-vər-ˌvyü\

Definition of overview for Students

  1. :  a short explanation or description :  summary <an overview of American history>



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