Definitions for overarchingˌoʊ vərˈɑr tʃɪŋ

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GCIDE

  1. overarching(a.)

    Forming an arch (over something).

  2. overarching(a.)

    Dominating or overshadowing all other considerations.

Wiktionary

  1. overarching(Adjective)

    That forms an overhead arch

  2. overarching(Adjective)

    all-embracing or overwhelming

    The work attains narrative continuity, variety in its stories, and unity through the overarching idea of metamorphosis

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overarching in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overarching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bohdan Pomahac:

    I think there's an overarching purpose in her life. She really wants to help in whatever way she can, she's very much a forward-looking woman.

  2. Phil Flynn:

    The overarching concern in this market is the growing inventory levels for crude, and that doesn't seem to be easing despite the strong refinery runs we've been having.

  3. Lona Mody:

    Patient handwashing is not a routine practice in hospitals, we need to build on the overarching principles we’ve already developed with adult learning theories and bring them to patients.

  4. Gary Shaw:

    These kinds of studies, they do n’t nail down the specifics, they nail down the grand overarching view of something as a signal to look here. It ’s not saying anything is good or bad here.

  5. Oliver Sheldon:

    There is this general, overarching question of why good people occasionally do bad things, we think part of the explanation for why people occasionally don't behave ethically is their failure to confront and realize there's a temptation.

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