overrake definition

  • verb:
    • To rake over, or brush across, from end to end, as waves break over a vessel anchored having its head to the sea.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To rake over, or sweep across, from end to end, as waves that break over a vessel anchored with visit the ocean.
  • others:
    • To rake fore and aft, as a heavy sea a vessel at anchor together head to the wind; sweep over.

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