Thesaurus > Related Words: overlay

  Words related to overlay

Related / Similar Words: sheathing, overlayer, overlie, cover

 

Definition:
  • protective covering consisting, for example, of a layer of boards applied to the studs and joists of a building to strengthen it and serve as a foundation for a weatherproof exterior;
  • kill by lying on; "The sow overlay her piglets";
  • put something on top of something else; "cover the meat with a lot of gravy";

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    Hyponyms: splash

     

    Grouped Verbs: cover

     

    Derivational Morphology: cover, sheathe, top, sheathing, overlayer

     

    Anagrams: layover

     

     
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