overpass definition

  • noun:
    • A passage, roadway, or connection that crosses above another roadway or thoroughfare.
    • A section of a road or road that crosses over an obstacle, particularly another road, railway, etc.
    • A road or other pathway which passes over another road, railroad, or other path.
    • connection formed by the top amount of a crossing of two highways at various levels
  • verb-transitive:
    • to pass through more than or around; traverse.
    • To go past; exceed.
    • go over (a limit or boundary); transgress.
    • To disregard or disregard.
    • To go over or past; to cross
    • To pass above; -- of roadways also paths.
    • to pass through over; to omit; to ignore; to disregard.
    • To surpass; to excel.
  • verb:
    • To pass above something, as when flying or progressing an increased roadway.
    • To go beyond, overstep, or transcend a limit, limit, or objective.
    • To disregard, miss, or miss something.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To pass over, away, or down.
  • others:
    • To pass more than; cross.
    • To pass by; pass-by without notice or respect; omit to note or consist of; overlook.
    • to feed; pass; spend.
    • To surpass.

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