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Meaning of OVERLEAP

Pronunciation:  `owvu'leep

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  leave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"
  2. [v]  jump across or leap over (an obstacle)
  3. [v]  defeat (oneself) by going too far
 

OVERLEAP is a 8 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: drop, leave out, miss, neglect, omit, overlook, pretermit, vault
 
 Antonyms: attend to, take to heart
 
 See Also: bound, exaggerate, forget, hurdle, jump, jump, leap, overdo, pass over, skip, skip over, spring

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\O`ver*leap"\, v. t. [AS. oferhle['a]pan. See {Over},
and {Leap}.]
To leap over or across; hence, to omit; to ignore. ``Let me
o'erleap that custom.'' --Shak.

 

 

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