1 over /ˈoʊvɚ/ adverb
1 over
Learner's definition of OVER
: in an upward and forward direction across something
: downward from an upright position
: downward to a flat or horizontal position
: so that the bottom or opposite side is on top
: from one place to another place
: to your home
: in a particular place
: from one person or group to another
often used figuratively
: more than an expected or stated amount or number
: remaining and not used
: during or throughout a period of time : until a later time (such as the next day)
: so as to cover the entire surface of something
: in a complete and thorough way
: from the beginning to the end
chiefly US : one more time : again
used to say how many times something is done or repeated
used to say that something is done or happens repeatedly
used when talking on a radio to show that a message is complete

all over

see 2all

over (and done) with

: finished or completed
2 over /ˈoʊvɚ/ preposition
2 over
Learner's definition of OVER
: from, to, or at a place that is higher than (someone or something) : above
: on top of (something)
: so as to cover (something)
: beyond and down from (something)
: from one side to the other side of (something or someone)
: upward and across (something)
: on the other side of (something)
: in the direction of (something)
: more than (a specified number or amount)
used to say that a person or thing is better than (someone or something else)
: in a position of power and authority that allows a person or thing to control (someone or something)
: so as to cover the surface of (something)
: in every part of (a place)
: throughout or during (a particular amount of time)
: by using (a radio, television, computer, etc.)
: because of (someone or something)
: concerning or regarding (something)
used to describe something that is done while some activity (such as a meal) is taking place
: finished with (something) : past or beyond (something)
: without being stopped or prevented by (something) : despite
: without including or considering (someone or something)
: more loudly and clearly than (another sound)

all over

see 2all

over against

used to describe things that are being compared or that are somehow opposed to each other

over and above

: in addition to (something) : along with (something)
3 over /ˈoʊvɚ/ adjective
3 over
Learner's definition of OVER
not used before a noun
: having reached the end : finished

over easy

not used before a noun US, of eggs
: fried on one side then turned and fried for a short time on the other side
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