How Do You Spell OVERLY?

Correct spelling for the English word "overly" is [ˈəʊ_v_ə_l_ˌɪ], [ˈə͡ʊvəlˌɪ], [ˈə‍ʊvəlˌɪ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of OVERLY

  1. Careless; negligent; inattentive; superfical; not thorough.

Anagrams of OVERLY

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Common Misspellings for OVERLY

Below is the list of 335 misspellings for the word "overly".

Similar spelling words for OVERLY

Usage Examples for OVERLY

  1. The students left the room, not overly bent with their chastisement. - "Autobiography of a YOGI" by Paramhansa Yogananda
  2. At present he is overly much after the pattern of his mother! - "Patsy" by S. R. Crockett
  3. The senator had already pocketed the exaggerated glasses by the time he reached the sixth floor, and his face had lost its bland, overly- wise smile. - "Psichopath" by Gordon Randall Garrett
  4. Now a whaler is, when she is doing her work, a dirty craft; she is never overly clean at best. - "The Sea Bride" by Ben Ames Williams
  5. Turning quickly he found himself gazing into the face of a stranger, fairly well dressed and not overly intelligent in appearance. - "Her Weight in Gold" by George Barr McCutcheon