verb (past and past participle overspread)[with object]
Cover the surface of; spread over: a giant bramble had overspread the path
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- Between heaven and earth He separately placed in order men and things, all overspread by the heavens.
- Minute fungi overspread the whole exterior, hanging in a fine tangled webwork from the eaves.
- A wry grin overspread her lips as she found herself walking towards a small hut.
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