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Meaning of "overland" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OVERLAND

overland  [ˈəʊvəˌlænd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OVERLAND

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Overland is a verb and can also act as an adjective and an adverb.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb overland in English.



The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES OVERLAND MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Overland

Overland may refer to: ▪ Overland, an Australian literary and cultural magazine ▪ Overland Storage, a robotic tape library manufacturer, formerly known as Overland Data. ▪ Overland, Missouri, a city in the United States ▪ Overland High School in Aurora, Colorado ▪ Overland Automobile, the original name of the American company Willys-Overland ▪ Simon Overland, Chief Commissioner of Victoria Police from March, 2009 ▪ The Overland, a named passenger train operated by Great Southern Railway that runs between Melbourne and Adelaide in Australia. ▪ The Overland Flyer, one of the named passenger trains of the Union Pacific Railroad. ▪ The Overland Limited, one of the named passenger trains of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway. ▪ The Oxford and Cambridge Far Eastern Expedition, a 1955-6 journey undertaken in two Land Rovers from London to Singapore.

Definition of overland in the English dictionary

The definition of overland in the dictionary is over or across land. Other definition of overland is to drive overland.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO OVERLAND

PRESENT

Present
I overland
you overland
he/she/it overlands
we overland
you overland
they overland
Present continuous
I am overlanding
you are overlanding
he/she/it is overlanding
we are overlanding
you are overlanding
they are overlanding
Present perfect
I have overlanded
you have overlanded
he/she/it has overlanded
we have overlanded
you have overlanded
they have overlanded
Present perfect continuous
I have been overlanding
you have been overlanding
he/she/it has been overlanding
we have been overlanding
you have been overlanding
they have been overlanding
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I overlanded
you overlanded
he/she/it overlanded
we overlanded
you overlanded
they overlanded
Past continuous
I was overlanding
you were overlanding
he/she/it was overlanding
we were overlanding
you were overlanding
they were overlanding
Past perfect
I had overlanded
you had overlanded
he/she/it had overlanded
we had overlanded
you had overlanded
they had overlanded
Past perfect continuous
I had been overlanding
you had been overlanding
he/she/it had been overlanding
we had been overlanding
you had been overlanding
they had been overlanding
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will overland
you will overland
he/she/it will overland
we will overland
you will overland
they will overland
Future continuous
I will be overlanding
you will be overlanding
he/she/it will be overlanding
we will be overlanding
you will be overlanding
they will be overlanding
Future perfect
I will have overlanded
you will have overlanded
he/she/it will have overlanded
we will have overlanded
you will have overlanded
they will have overlanded
Future perfect continuous
I will have been overlanding
you will have been overlanding
he/she/it will have been overlanding
we will have been overlanding
you will have been overlanding
they will have been overlanding
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would overland
you would overland
he/she/it would overland
we would overland
you would overland
they would overland
Conditional continuous
I would be overlanding
you would be overlanding
he/she/it would be overlanding
we would be overlanding
you would be overlanding
they would be overlanding
Conditional perfect
I would have overland
you would have overland
he/she/it would have overland
we would have overland
you would have overland
they would have overland
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been overlanding
you would have been overlanding
he/she/it would have been overlanding
we would have been overlanding
you would have been overlanding
they would have been overlanding
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you overland
we let´s overland
you overland
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to overland
Past participle
overlanded
Present Participle
overlanding
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OVERLAND


Bechuanaland
bɛˈtʃwɑːnəˌlænd
borderland
ˈbɔːdəˌlænd
Damaraland
dəˈmɑːrəˌlænd
fatherland
ˈfɑːðəˌlænd
gangsterland
ˈɡæŋstəˌlænd
Gelderland
ˈɡɛldəˌlænd
Gondwanaland
ɡɒndˈwɑːnəˌlænd
Guelderland
ˈɡeldəˌlænd
hinderland
ˈhɪndəˌlænd
hinterland
ˈhɪntəˌlænd
Maryland
ˈmɛərɪˌlænd
motherland
ˈmʌðəˌlænd
Nagaland
ˈnɑːɡəˌlænd
Namaland
ˈnɑːməˌlænd
Namaqualand
nəˈmɑːkwəˌlænd
Nyasaland
nɪˈæsəˌlænd
Oberland
ˈəʊbəˌlænd
slumberland
ˈslʌmbəˌlænd
timberland
ˈtɪmbəˌlænd
wonderland
ˈwʌndəˌlænd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OVERLAND

overlabor
overlabour
overlade
overladen
overlaid
overlain
overlander
overlap
overlapped
overlapping
overlard
overlarge
overlate
overlaunch
overlavish
overlax
overlay
overlaying
overleaf
overleap

WORDS THAT END LIKE OVERLAND

Alice-in-Wonderland
Bernese Oberland
Courland
Cumberland
Deutschland
engarland
England
garland
Ingerland
Kurland
moorland
Nederland
New Netherland
norland
Northumberland
Saarland
Sunderland
Sutherland
Switzerland
Westmorland

Synonyms and antonyms of overland in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «overland» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OVERLAND

Find out the translation of overland to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of overland from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «overland» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

陆路的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

por tierra
570 millions of speakers

English

overland
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ओवरलैंड
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

برا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

суше
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

terrestre
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্থলপথে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

par voie de terre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Darat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Überland-
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

陸路の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

육로의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Overland
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bằng đường bộ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தரைவழி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ओव्हलँड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kara
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

via terra
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

drogą lądową
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

суші
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pe uscat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

χερσαίες
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

oorland
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

over
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

overland
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of overland

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OVERLAND»

The term «overland» is very widely used and occupies the 8.270 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «overland» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of overland
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «overland».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OVERLAND» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «overland» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «overland» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about overland

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OVERLAND»

Discover the use of overland in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to overland and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Overland
But on the day of his final exam, Danny receives a letter. The engagement is off. Heather's baffling explanation: she's going to London where she will travel overland on the Magic Bus to Kathmandu.
Mark Stephen Levy, 2009
2
First Overland: London-Singapore by Land Rover
Now, fifty years on, their bestselling book, First Overland, is republished with a foreword by Sir David Attenborough.
Tim Slessor, 2005
3
Overland
OVERLAND. Bv J. W. De Forest, Author of "Kate Beaumont," etc. CHAPTER I. IN those days, Santa Fé, New Mexico, was an undergrown, decrepit, outat- elbows ancient hidalgo of a town, with not a scintillation of prosperity or grandeur about it  ...
John William De Forest, 2010
4
The Overland Escape
After Hildy Corrigan's stepmother leaves with her brother and sisters, Hildy refuses to stay in the backwoods with her grandmother and runs away to find her siblings.
Lee Roddy, 1989
5
Africa Overland: 4x4, Motorbike, Bicycle, Truck
This fully updated fifth edition of Bradt's Africa Overland includes an expanded Route Outlines section, as well as updated information on vehicles, and conditions of travel and security in each of the African countries.
Siân Pritchard-Jones, Bob Gibbons, 2009
6
Dark Star Safari: Overland from Cairo to Cape Town
The author recounts his odyssey down the length of Africa, from Cairo to South Africa, describing the bad food, many delays, discomforts, and dangers of his trip, along with the people and places of the real Africa.
Paul Theroux, 2004
7
Asia Overland
A whopping 452 maps, town plans, and transportation routes--all in easy-to-use formats--makes this a definitive guide for a long-haul trip around Asia.
Mark Elliott, 1998
8
Overland Flow: Hydraulics And Erosion Mechanics
Encompassing geomorphology, hydrology and agricultural engineering, this provides an interdisciplinary review of a topic important in both Scientific And Practical Terms - With The Specific Aim Of Promoting interaction between modellers, ...
Anthony J Parsons, 2003
9
Willys Overland Whippet Six - Operation and Care
Service Manual for Willys Overland Whippet Six (1929)
Willys Overland, 2009
10
The Overland Track: Cradle Mountain to Lake St Clair : a ...
With stunning photography and a contemporary design this guide is both inspiring and easy to use.
Warwick Sprawson, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OVERLAND»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term overland is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Man charged with secretly recording clerk in Overland Park JC …
A Kansas City, Kan., man has been charged with secretly recording video of a female clerk at a department store in Overland Park. «Kansas City Star, Jul 15»
2
Police seek tips in Overland Park carjacking
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. —Overland Park police said they're still looking for the person responsible for carjacking a man while he washed his ... «KMBC Kansas City, Jul 15»
3
Overland Park Auto Group expands with new Fiat dealership
As construction workers were busy turning a building into the new Overland Park Fiat in mid July, Tony Pate was across the street in his office, ... «Kansas City Star, Jul 15»
4
BCS Overland Park Announces That Web Portfolios Are Now …
BCS Overland Park announces that Web Portfolios are now available to work across all mobile platforms including smart phones and tablets. «PR.com, Jul 15»
5
Overland Park Police Department asking for help in locating dog …
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - The Overland Park Police Department/Animal Control Unit is asking for assistance in locating a dog involved in a ... «KSHB, Jul 15»
6
Crews repair hole on Overland Bridge
Crews repaired a hole in the roadway on the Overland Bridge early Friday morning. The 1-foot hole opened up Thursday and was repaired at ... «ActionNewsJax.com, Jul 15»
7
Significant interest in Overland Track as bookings spike and holiday …
Mr Groom was confident the unfinished Three Capes Track on the Tasman Peninsula would be just as popular as the Overland Track. «ABC Online, Jul 15»
8
Emily Hart Bridal in Overland Park was born from small beginnings
Emily Hart Brown has become a pro when it comes to multi-tasking. Within a month's time, she moved her business, Emily Hart Bridal, into a ... «Kansas City Star, Jul 15»
9
Section of Overland Road closed due to gas leak
BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- A stretch of Overland Road in Boise closed ... Ada County Dispatch says Overland is closed between Silverstone Way ... «KBOI-TV, Jul 15»
10
Ca Senior Investors Overland Park $1.00 million Financing. Thomas …
Ca Senior Investors Overland Park, Llc, Limited Liability Company just released form D announcing $1.00 million equity financing. This is a ... «OctaFinance.com, Jul 15»

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