Definition of o'er in English:


Line breaks: o'er
Pronunciation: /ɔː
, ˈəʊə

adverb & preposition

Archaic or literary term of over.
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  • I shall return at night, and ‘with love's light wings… o'er perch these walls, for stony limits cannot hold love out.’
  • The way the adjective signals terror of the noun, adornment terror of the body: in words, like weeds, I'll wrap you o'er.
  • My breath would grow short, and I shivered all o'er.

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