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Overcast

O`ver`cast´   Pronunciation: ō`vẽr`kåst´
v. t.1.To cast or cover over; hence, to cloud; to darken.
Those clouds that overcast your morn shall fly.
- Dryden.
2.To compute or rate too high.
3.(Sewing) To take long, loose stitches over (the raw edges of a seam) to prevent raveling.
4.(Bookbinding) To fasten, as single sheets, by overcast stitching or by folding one edge over another.
a.1.(Meteorology) Completely or almost completely covered over with clouds; - of the sky.
2.(Sewing) Sewn by overcasting.
Noun1.Overcastovercast - the state of the sky when it is covered by clouds
2.overcast - gloomy semidarkness caused by cloud cover
Synonyms: cloudiness
3.overcast - a long whip stitch or overhand stitch overlying an edge to prevent raveling
Synonyms: overcasting
4.overcast - a cast that falls beyond the intended spot
Verb1.overcast - make overcast or cloudy; "Fall weather often overcasts our beaches"
Synonyms: cloud
Antonyms:
brighten, clear, light up, clear up - become clear; "The sky cleared after the storm"
2.overcast - sew over the edge of with long slanting wide stitches
3.overcast - sew with an overcast stitch from one section to the next; "overcast books"
Adj.1.overcast - filled or abounding with clouds
Acheronian, Acherontic, CAT, Cimmerian, Stygian, adumbrate, aerospace, aerosphere, air hole, air pocket, airspace, becloud, bedarken, bedim, befog, begloom, bemist, black, black out, blacken, blackening, blanket, block the light, blocking the light, blot out, brooding, brown, bump, cap, cast a shadow, castellatus, ceiling, cirrose, cirrous, clabber up, cloud, cloud over, cloud up, cloud-flecked, clouded, cloudiness, clouding, crosswind, crown, cumuliform, cumulous, dark and gloomy, darken, darken over, darkened, darkening, dim out, dimming, dirty, dirty sky, dreary, dull, eclipse, eclipsing, empty space, encloud, encompass with shadow, enmist, extinguishment, favorable wind, fog, fogginess, front, funereal, gloom, gloomful, glooming, grey, haze, haziness, head wind, heavy, heavy sky, high-pressure area, hole, ill-lighted, ill-lit, ionosphere, jetstream, lenticularis, low-pressure area, lowering, mammatus, menacing, mist, mistiness, murk, nebulosity, nebulous, nimbose, nimbosity, nubilate, nubilation, nubilous, obfuscate, obfuscation, obnubilate, obnubilation, obscuration, obscure, obscurement, obumbrate, obumbration, occult, occultate, occulting, oppressive, overcloud, overclouded, overclouding, overlay, overshading, overshadow, overshadowing, overshadowment, oversmoke, overspread, pocket, roughness, shade, shading, shadow, shadowing, smog, smoke, sombrous, soup, space, squally, starless, stormy, stratiform, stratosphere, stratous, substratosphere, sullen, sunless, tail wind, threatening, thunderheaded, tropopause, troposphere, trough, turbulence, visibility, visibility zero
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