The site is nearly in the middle of ancient Rome, and commands a fine view of the other hills, the Capitol only overtopping it.
These "bruisers" of the hunting field ought to be made to carry three stone dead weight; they should be "trashed for overtopping."
overtopping these on each side is a row of gigantic Scotch firs, the largest in the surrounding district.
Mr. Jope glanced back at the roof of Merry-Garden, which from the quay could be seen just overtopping the laylocks.
She wore a wide-brimmed hat of straw, overtopping curls as crisp as her temper.
The belfries and roofs of mediæval Orange rose in the clear air, overtopping the half ruined theatre in many places.
But chief among them all was Turnus, who moved in the midst, clad in armour, and overtopping them all by his head.
And then came the climax, the overtopping experience of all for Him, as for us, the Calvary Cross.
Her sweet, proud face was near him once again, overtopping his manhood.
In the background rises the massive summit of Benmore, overtopping the heights of Balquhidder.