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  Definition of overcast
  1. a cast that falls beyond the intended spot
  2. a long whip stitch or overhand stitch overlying an edge to prevent raveling
  3. gloomy semidarkness caused by cloud cover
  4. the state of the sky when it is covered by clouds
  5. sew with an overcast stitch from one section to the next; "overcast books"
  6. sew over the edge of with long slanting wide stitches
  7. make overcast or cloudy; "Fall weather often overcasts our beaches"
  8. filled or abounding with clouds
Similar Words: overcasting, cloudiness, cloud cover, cloud, cloud-covered, clouded, sunless

 

See Also: overcloud, cloud over, cloud up

 

Hyponyms: oversew, fog up, haze

 

Derivational Morphology: cloud, overcasting, clouding, clouding up, cloudiness, cloud cover

 

 
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