overall overall  /ˈoʊ və ˌrɔl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (usually plural) work clothing consisting of denim trousers (usually with a bib and shoulder straps)
  2. (n) a loose protective coverall or smock worn over ordinary clothing for dirty work
  3. (adj) involving only main features
  4. (adj) including everything

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Usage(s):

  1. Their prognosis is better overall than people who have smoking-related lung cancer.
  2. On the Republican side, the Hawkeye poll showed that former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney has widened his overall lead by 8 percentage points, to 36.
  3. And overall the demand is there.

News

  1. Dan Jinks Re-Ups CBS Studios Overall Deal

    Film and TV producer Dan Jinks has signed a new two-year overall deal with CBS Television Studios . Under the previous pact, Jinks’ first solo TV deal, he developed and executive produced the studio’s CW drama series Emily Owens, MD. “I couldn’t be happier working with (CBS TV Studios president) David Stapf and his sensational team,” Jinks said. Before setting up his Dan Jinks Co. at CBS TV ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

  2. Neal Moritz’s Original Film Inks Overall Deal With CBS TV Studios

    Neal H. Moritz has signed an overall deal with CBS Television Studio s for his Original Film banner. Under the pact, Moritz and Vivian Cannon will develop and executive produce one-hour and half-hour series projects. In TV, Original was previously based at Sony, where Moritz also has a long-standing relationship on the feature side. Through Sony TV, Moritz and Cannon most recently executive ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

  3. Catamaran Corporation Reduces Overall Drug Trend to 2.6 Percent in 2012

    Catamaran Corporation Reduces Overall Drug Trend to 2.6 Percent in 2012
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "I continue to believe that domestic oil production is an important part of our overall strategy for energy security," Mr. Obama said, addressing concerns about whether the administration would continue with its plan to increase drilling in the...
    on Apr 30, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Times (blog)

  2. David Cameron was aware of the OBR's findings last week when he warned: "The overall scale of the problem is even worse than we thought," government insiders said.
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: David Cameron Source: Financial Times

  3. "We're confident that we've found the solution that will create the greatest overall value - both for Daimler and Chrysler," said DaimlerChrysler Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche. "With this transaction, we have created the right conditions for...
    on May 14, 2007 By: Dieter Zetsche Source: Forbes

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