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Meaning of "overlander" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OVERLANDER

overlander  [ˈəʊvəˌlændə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OVERLANDER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Overlander is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES OVERLANDER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Overlanders

"Overlander" or "Overlanders" may refer to: ▪ An Australian name for a Drover who covers very long distances, with large mobs of sheep or cattle to open up new land ▪ Overlander was a rail service that operates between the cities of Wellington and Auckland, New Zealand ▪ Overlander, Western Australia, a location in Australia ▪ Overlanders, Edmonton, a residential neighbourhood in the Hermitage area of northeast Edmonton, Alberta, Canada ▪ The Overlanders , a movie about Australian drovers droving cattle across the Australian outback during World War II ▪ The Overlanders, the name of a British 1960s music group ▪ Gregor the Overlander, the first book of the Underland Chronicles by Suzanne Collins ▪ Overlanders are a species in the comic Sonic the Hedgehog , they are slightly mutated descendants of humans, having only four fingers instead of five, which were created by the Xorda gene bomb launched on Earth thousands of years ago ▪ Overlander is used as a nickname for the Australian train The Overland...

Definition of overlander in the English dictionary

The definition of overlander in the dictionary is someone who travels over or across land.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OVERLANDER


auslander
ˈaʊsˌlændə
Bananalander
bəˈnɑːnəˌlændə
Banda
ˈbændə
filander
fɪˈlændə
flatlander
ˈflætˌlændə
Icelander
ˈaɪsˌlændə
lander
ˈlændə
Laplander
ˈlæpˌlændə
marshlander
ˈmɑːʃˌlændə
Miranda
mɪˈrændə
Netherlander
ˈnɛðəˌlændə
outlander
ˈaʊtˌlændə
panda
ˈpændə
philander
fɪˈlændə
Queenslander
ˈkwiːnzˌlændə
Rwanda
rʊˈændə
solander
səˈlændə
southlander
ˈsaʊθˌlændə
Togolander
ˈtəʊɡəʊˌlændə
Uganda
juːˈɡændə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OVERLANDER

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

WORDS THAT END LIKE OVERLANDER

Alexander
Channel Islander
commander
coriander
demander
expander
finder
gander
hander
Highlander
Hollander
islander
Leander
meander
Prince Edward Islander
salamander
sander
Santander
slander
wander
zander

Synonyms and antonyms of overlander in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «overlander» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OVERLANDER

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

Translator English - Chinese

奥弗兰德
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

overlander
570 millions of speakers

English

overlander
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Overlander
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

overlander
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Overlander
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

overlander
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

overlander
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

overlander
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Overlander
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Overlander
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

オーバーランダー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

오버 랜더
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Overlander
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Overlander
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

overlander
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अतिक्रमण करणारा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

overlander
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

overlander
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

overlander
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Overlander
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Overlander
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

overlander
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

overlander
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Over
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

lander
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of overlander

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OVERLANDER»

The term «overlander» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.881 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OVERLANDER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «overlander» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «overlander» 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 overlander

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OVERLANDER»

Discover the use of overlander in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to overlander and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Gregor the Overlander
When Gregor falls through a grate in the laundry room of his apartment building, he hurtles into the dark Underland, where spiders, rats and cockroaches coexist uneasily with humans.
Suzanne Collins, 2013
2
The Underland Chronicles #1: Gregor the Overlander
In the irresistible first novel by the author of The Hunger Games, a boy embarks on a dangerous quest in order to fulfill his destiny -- and find his father.
Suzanne Collins, 2010
3
Gregor the Overlander Collection:
In this action-packed and masterful series, Suzanne Collins unfolds the fate of the Underland and its great warrior, Gregor the Overlander.
Suzanne Collins, 2011
4
One Skin for an Overlander
This novel is a captivating story of the early conquest and settlement of Australia.
Robert Denis Whittle, 2007
5
The Underland Chronicles #5: Gregor and the Code of Claw
The stunning conclusion to Suzanne Collins's Gregor the Overlander series will have a fresh new cover on July 1st! The final book in the NYT bestselling Underland Chronicles!
Suzanne Collins, 2010
6
Gregor and the Curse of the Warmbloods
Gregor and Boots must return to the Underland to help ward off a plague.
Suzanne Collins, 2013
7
Gregor and the Code of Claw
The stunning conclusion to the riveting Gregor the Overlander series.
Suzanne Collins, 2013
8
Gregor and the Prophecy of Bane
In his second adventure, eleven-year-old Gregor returns to the world beneath New York City to rescue his kidnapped sister, Boots, and fulfill a prophecy that will restore peace to the people, bats, rats, cockroaches, and spiders who ...
Suzanne Collins, 2005
9
Gregor the Overlander: A Novel Study
This novel study could be used for independent study, literature circle groups, and class novel studies. This novel study includes: open-ended questions for each chapter, vocabulary lists , quizzes, and activities.
Jane Kotinek, 2012
10
The Underland Chronicles #3: Gregor and the Curse of the ...
Gregor's adventures continue in Book 3 of the New York Times bestselling series by author Suzanne Collins.
Suzanne Collins, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OVERLANDER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term overlander is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Q: How and when did Overlander Bridge become known as …
Wikimapia — the online map version of Wikipedia — for example, lists the incorrect version, Overlander, and Owens even found official ... «Kamloops This Week, Jul 15»
2
Grizzly Enters Into Non-Binding LOI With Kinross
... Sappho, Overlander, Attwood East and Grand Forks areas. These properties are situated north of Kinross' Kettle River-Buckhorn mine in Washington, USA. «Junior Mining Network, Jul 15»
3
Global Military Land Vehicles Market - Size, Trends, Segments …
... Land 121 and Project Overlander (Australia), Project Vistula, Sepula, Hoefyster (South Africa), TSS MBT up-gradation (Peru) and Main battle ... «Digital Journal, Jul 15»
4
Young Juneau readers rewarded for reviews
Garrett Klein, age 11, for a review of “Gregor the Overlander” by Suzanne Colleins. • Lua Mangaccat, age 7, for a review of “Daredevil: The ... «Juneau Empire, Jul 15»
5
Hundreds support Portage athletics at the Taste of Portage
Families and near by residence all gather together at the Overlander Bandshell at Portage Central Park, the Taste of Portage is a party to ... «MLive.com, Jul 15»
6
Asian Equities News 2015-07-17: Traditional Chinese Health Clinic …
Hammer Resources Ltd ( ASX:HMX) have identified two large high grade copper targets on their Kalman and Overlander North prospects in ... «ABN Newswire, Jul 15»
7
Top 5 things to do in Kalamazoo starts with Taste of Portage
The Taste of Portage returns to the Don Overlander Band Shell, 7800 S. Westnedge Ave., from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, July 18. Food vendors ... «MLive.com, Jul 15»
8
Police arrest suspects in assault and mischief incidents
Staff Sgt. Del Byron said police were called to the parking lot of the Overlander Pub at 11:04 p.m. Tuesday evening where a victim said he was ... «Williams Lake Tribune, Jul 15»
9
Property Transfers, July 9
2808 Candlewicke Drive, Spring Hill, Candlewood; Buyer: Erin W and Joseph G Bader; Seller: Lindy Paul Overlander; $196,000. 2130 Long ... «Spring Hill Home Page, Jul 15»
10
India Off The Beaten Track
Overlander India, as part of their desert experience offers visitors the chance to interact with local communities of Rajasthan. An opium ... «Little India, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Overlander [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/overlander>. Jul 2021 ».
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