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overword

noun

Definition of overword

  1. :  a word or phrase repeated or said over (as in a song) :  burden, refrain

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Origin and Etymology of overword

over- (from 1over —again) + word, noun


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overword

transitive verb

Definition of overword

  1. :  to compose with an excess of words :  write too wordily many of the poems seem to come out overworded — John Ciardi

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Origin and Etymology of overword

1over + word, verb


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