verb (used without object), o·ver·flowed, o·ver·flown, o·ver·flow·ing.
verb (used with object), o·ver·flowed, o·ver·flown, o·ver·flow·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM overflowo·ver·flow·a·ble, adjectiveo·ver·flow·ing·ly, adverbun·o·ver·flow·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for overflow
Three children ragged, with naked legs, were playing there in a stream that was overflown.A Tour Through The Pyrenees|Hippolyte Adolphe Taine
Deck now kept her headed for the other shore, and before long they drifted up into a meadow which was overflown for several acres.An Undivided Union|Oliver Optic
I was beginning to loathe the overflown sense of duty which had brought me back here.The Planet Savers|Marion Zimmer Bradley
The tank has overflown into the garden, and the bushy tops of the Bael trees are seen standing out over the waters.My Reminiscences|Rabindranath Tagore
Whether 'the world that then was' was overflown and perished by the causes set forth, we can not tell.