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overlie

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of overlie

  1. 1 to lie over parts of one another the puzzle pieces overlay one another in complete disarray on the floor Synonyms of overlie lap, overlay, overlap, overspreadWords Related to overlie shingle

  2. 2 to form a layer over there will be freezing rain tonight, so we can expect to find a thick layer of ice overlying the car windshield in the morning Synonyms of overlie blanket, carpet, coat, overlay, cover, overspread, sheetWords Related to overlie enclose (also inclose), enrobe, enshroud, enswathe, envelop, enwrap, mantle, shawl, shroud, swathe, wrap; cloak, clothe, curtain, veil; circle, encircle, encompass


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