Definition of overarch in English:


Syllabification: o·ver·arch
Pronunciation: /ˌōvərˈärCH


[with object]
  • Form an arch over: an old dirt road, overarched by forest
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    • The morning light fell upon him, dappled as it was by the trees that overarched us, and revealed the full horror of what he had suffered.
    • Along the lakefront a curving sweep of barberry and daylilies terminated at gazebos overarched by old apple and willow trees.

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