over

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over is part of the Basic English 850.
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over is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
over

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Preposition
over

  1. In a location above something.
    He stepped over the dog.
  2. From one side to the other.
    They went over the bridge.
  3. To the someone's house.
    They had him over for tea.
  4. (mathematics) divided by
    Eight over two is four.

Noun[change]

  1. (sports)(countable) An over in a cricket match is six balls bowled from one end.
    The captain told me I would have to bowl the next over.

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