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He was a big fellow, broad shouldered and tall, overtopping the chief by several inches, though the latter was not short.South from Hudson Bay|E. C. [Ethel Claire] Brill
Overtopping others in character, he was conspicuous also in debate.Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 7 (of 20)|Charles Sumner
In the crowded street I saw Locasto's hat overtopping all others, so that I had no difficulty in shadowing him.
And Andrew's great height overtopping the crowd afforded him a fair view of the course.The Mountebank|William J. Locke
All up the south side of the cabin they grew, overtopping the eaves in their riotous perfection.