[ oh-ver-slip ]
/ ˌoʊ vərˈslɪp /
verb (used with object), o·ver·slipped or o·ver·slipt, o·ver·slip·ping.Obsolete.
to leave out; miss.
to elude; evade.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
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I say, believe this, and you will make haste to give while you may, lest your opportunity should overslip you.A Christian Directory (Part 4 of 4)|Richard Baxter