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overpasses

verb
present tense third-person singular of overpass

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to dismiss as of little importance
  • to keep peace in the family, he was forced to overpass his in-laws' frequent put-downs

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2 to go beyond the limit of
  • a filmmaker whose technical bravura overpasses his ability to tell a coherent story

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3 to fail to give proper attention to
  • army officers who had been unjustly overpassed for promotion

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overpasses

noun
plural of overpass

Synonyms of overpasses (Entry 2 of 2)

as in interchanges, underpasses

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“Overpasses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overpasses. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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