Definitions for overflyˌoʊ vərˈflaɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•ver•flyˌoʊ vərˈflaɪ(v.t.)-flew, -flown, -fly•ing.

  1. to fly over (a specified area, country, etc.).

    Category: Aeronautics

  2. to fly farther than or beyond.

    Category: Aeronautics

  3. to fly over or past instead of making a scheduled stop.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Aeronautics

Origin of overfly:

1550–60

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pass over, overfly(verb)

    fly over

    "The plane passed over Damascus"

Wiktionary

  1. overfly(Verb)

    To fly over something.

  2. overfly(Verb)

    To fly too far past something.

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