O`ver*pass" (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Overpassed (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Overpassing.] [Cf. Surpass.]


To go over or beyond; to cross; as, to overpass a river; to overpass limits.


To pass over; to omit; to overlook; to disregard.

All the beauties of the East He slightly viewed and slightly overpassed. Milton.


To surpass; to excel.


R. Browning.


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O`ver*pass", v. i.

To pass over, away, or off.


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