Definitions for overlieˌoʊ vərˈlaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overlie(verb)

    lie upon; lie on top of

    "the granite overlies the older rocks"

  2. overlie, overlay(verb)

    kill by lying on

    "The sow overlay her piglets"

Wiktionary

  1. overlie(Verb)

    To lie over or upon

  2. overlie(Verb)

    To suffocate by lying upon; as, to overlie an infant.

Anagrams of overlie

  1. relievo

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