Overcast

Definition of Overcast

O`ver`cast´   Pronunciation: ō`vẽr`kåst´
v. t.1.To cast or cover over; hence, to cloud; to darken.
Those clouds that overcast your morn shall fly.
- Dryden.
2.To compute or rate too high.
3.(Sewing) To take long, loose stitches over (the raw edges of a seam) to prevent raveling.
4.(Bookbinding) To fasten, as single sheets, by overcast stitching or by folding one edge over another.
a.1.(Meteorology) Completely or almost completely covered over with clouds; - of the sky.
2.(Sewing) Sewn by overcasting.

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