overhale

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English overhalen, equivalent to over- +‎ hale. Cognate with Dutch overhalen, Danish overhale, Swedish överhala.

Verb[edit]

overhale (third-person singular simple present overhales, present participle overhaling, simple past and past participle overhaled)

  1. (transitive) To draw or haul over; overhaul.
  2. (transitive) To overcome.

Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

overhale

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of overhalen (when using a subclause)

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