Sports A series of six balls bowled in one end of a cricket pitch.
A set of six legal balls bowled.
Any excess amount of cash, products delivered, etc.
a particular number of balls (usually four) delivered successively from behind one wicket, after which the basketball is bowled from behind one other wicket as numerous times, the fielders switching locations.
In cricket, the number of balls delivered between consecutive modifications of bowlers; in addition, the component or element of the overall game played between these types of modifications.
An excess; extent where one sum or amount exceeds another.
(cricket) the unit of play where six balls are bowled in the batsman by one player from other team from the exact same end for the pitch
In a spot or place higher than, plus in a vertical direction from (the object); above in position, position, expert, etc.
therefore — Overlooking or overhanging.
Above in authority or in the workout of energy, government, guidance, or attention.
Above in strength, self-esteem, quality, value, or charm: articulating eminence or superiority as ascertained by comparison, competition, or struggle, and hence implying overcoming, success, victory, exultation: since, success over urge.
Above high, level, quantity, volume, or level; higher, further, or even more than; ascending of: as, over head and ears with debt or in love; over 1000 bucks.
In heraldry, resting upon and partly covering. Hence, a lion over a fesse means that the lion is charged upon the fesse, either included within its edges or projecting beyond all of them, as distinguished from overhead, meaning placed greater regarding the escutcheon.
About or upon, to be able to cover; upon and around.
On; upon; to-and-fro or back-and-forth upon, articulating connection of repeated or continued movement or energy; through or perhaps in all areas of (often along with): as, to ramble across areas; to pore over a novel; to imagine over a project; to find all around the city.
About; concerning; regarding; because of: as, to cry over spilt milk; to stress over a trifle.
On the other side of.
Across, in such a way regarding sleep on and rely from: as, to carry a cloak over one's supply.
throughout the continuance or length of time of; towards the end of and past: since, to help keep corn across cold temperatures; to keep instantly or over Sunday.
While involved with or partaking of: as, they discussed the matter over a bowl of punch, or higher a casino game of billiards.
from other side of: as, from within the sea.
within the measurement of ships, equipment, and, generally, of items which have overhanging or projecting components (given that bowsprit of a vessel, the flywheel of an engine, etc.), in a straight range involving the most commonly separated extremities, including these types of components or projections.
Synonyms Over, Above. Above expresses better elevation, not necessarily in or near a perpendicular path; over expresses perpendicularity or something like that near it: therefore, one cloud could be above another, without getting on it. Over frequently implies movement or expansion where overhead would not; hence the real difference in sense of the flying of a bird over or above a house, the hanging of a branch over or above a wall. In such uses over seems to express better nearness.
On the top or area; on the outside.
in most parts; everywhere; throughout: frequently with. See around, under all.
From side to side; in degree or width; across.
Across from this or that part (to the other); across an intervening room to another part.
Yonder; in length; in a direction suggested: as, over because of the mountain; over yonder.
By actual and complete transference in to the control or maintaining of some other: since, which will make over residential property to a single; to produce over prisoners; handy over cash.
in order to reverse (some thing); to be able to show the other or a different sort of part: as, to move or turn a stone over.
over the top, brim, rim, or side: as, the cooking pot boils over.
Throughout; from starting to end; thoroughly.
excessively; beyond whatever is assigned or required; kept; staying: because, nineteen contains five three times and four over.
In or even an excessive degree; too; extremely: since, become over mindful; over hot; over-hasty: inside feeling generally written like in composition, with a hyphen.
once more; once again: as, i'll take action over.
In repetition or succession: since, he's rich enough to trade you twice more than.
At an end; in a situation of completion or cessation; before: as, all is over; is the conference over?
really; in great measure or degree: as, he's not past well.
begin to see the verbs. [Over is significantly used while the first element in substances, denoting either a going or passing over, through, across, etc., as in overcast, overthrow, etc., or as a preposition with a noun, as overboard, oversea, etc., or denoting, with a verb, excess or superiority, such as overact, overcome, etc. Within the last few use it may be accompanied with nearly every verb. Only a few, comparatively, of these compounds tend to be registered inside work. As a prefix, as well as when a distinct term, over is oftentimes poetically contracted into o'er.]
Outer; offering as or designed for an outer covering: because, overshoes; an overcoat.
to debate; leap or vault over, like in the video game of leap-frog.