Definition of All Over in English :

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All Over meaning in English

Meaning of All Over in English

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All Over

see synonyms of all over


1. all over, complete, concluded, ended, over, terminated

having come or been brought to a conclusion

Example Sentences:
'the harvesting was complete'
'the affair is over, ended, finished'
'the abruptly terminated interview'


2. all over, over

over the entire area

Example Sentences:
'the wallpaper was covered all over with flowers'
'she ached all over'
'everything was dusted over with a fine layer of soot'

3. all over, everyplace, everywhere

to or in any or all places

Example Sentences:
'You find fast food stores everywhere'
'people everywhere are becoming aware of the problem'
'he carried a gun everywhere he went'
'looked all over for a suitable gift'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.

All Over

see synonyms of all over
finished; at an end
the affair is all over between us
over the whole area (of something); everywhere (in, on, etc)
all over England
typically; representatively (in the phrase that's me (you, us, them, etc) all over)
. Also (Irish): all out
unduly effusive towards
e. sport
in a dominant position over
covering the entire surface

Collins English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers

All Over

see synonyms of all over
everywhere; in or on every part of; throughout
3.  Informal
as one characteristically is
that's Mary all over

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.

All Over

see synonyms of all over
1. Over the whole area or extent: a cloth embroidered all over with roses.
2. Everywhere: searched all over for her missing key.
3. In all respects: Carefree and fun-lovingthat's him all over.
Covering an entire surface: wallpaper with an all-over pattern; an allover tan.

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