HyperDic: overlay

English > 4 senses of the word overlay:
VERBcontactoverlay, coverput something on top of something else
contactoverlay, overliekill / kill by lying on
NOUNartifactoverlay, sheathing, overlayerprotective covering consisting, for example, of a layer of boards / boards applied to the studs and joists of a building to strengthen it and serve as a foundation for a weatherproof exterior
artifactoverlaya layer of decorative material (such as gold leaf or wood veneer) applied over a surface
overlay > pronunciation
Soundsow'verley.
RhymesAAA ... waylay: 40 rhymes with ley...
English > overlay: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
Meaningprotective covering consisting, for example, of a layer of boards / boards applied to the studs and joists of a building to strengthen it and serve as a foundation for a weatherproof exterior.
Synonymssheathing, overlayer
Broaderprotective covering, protective cover, protectionA covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury
Spanishcubierta, revestimiento
Catalancoberta
Verbsoverlayput something on top of something else
English > overlay: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA layer of decorative material (such as gold leaf or wood veneer) applied over a surface.
Broaderdecoration, ornament, ornamentationSomething used to beautify
layer, bedSingle thickness of usually some homogeneous substance
English > overlay: 4 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningput something on top of something else.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymcover
Narrowersplashmark or overlay with patches of contrasting color or texture
Similar tocoverProvide with a covering or cause to be covered
Spanishcubrir, recubrir
Catalancobrir
Nounsoverlay, overlayerprotective covering consisting, for example, of a layer of boards / boards applied to the studs and joists of a building to strengthen it and serve as a foundation for a weatherproof exterior
English > overlay: 4 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningkill / kill by lying on.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Example"The sow overlay her piglets"
Synonymoverlie
BroaderkillCause to die
Spanishaplastar

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