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Synonyms for overcast
ˈoʊ vərˈkæst, -ˈkɑst, -ˌkæst, -ˌkɑst; ˌoʊ vərˈkæst, -ˈkɑst, ˈoʊ vərˌkæst, -ˌkɑst; ˈoʊ vərˌkæst, -ˌkɑover·cast

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. overcast

    Synonyms:
    cloudy, nubilous, lowering, murky

    Antonyms:
    cloudless, clear, luminous, azure

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cloudiness, cloud cover, overcastnoun

    the state of the sky when it is covered by clouds

    Synonyms:
    overcasting, murkiness, cloudiness, cloud cover, muddiness

    Antonyms:
    clear, light up, brighten, clear up

  2. cloudiness, overcastnoun

    gloomy semidarkness caused by cloud cover

    Synonyms:
    overcasting, murkiness, cloudiness, cloud cover, muddiness

    Antonyms:
    clear, clear up, light up, brighten

  3. overcast, overcastingnoun

    a long whipstitch or overhand stitch overlying an edge to prevent raveling

    Synonyms:
    cloudiness, cloud cover, overcasting

    Antonyms:
    clear, clear up, light up, brighten

  4. overcastadjective

    a cast that falls beyond the intended spot

    Synonyms:
    cloudiness, cloud cover, overcasting

    Antonyms:
    clear, clear up, light up, brighten

  5. cloud-covered, clouded, overcast, sunlessverb

    filled or abounding with clouds

    Synonyms:
    cloud-covered, clouded, sunless, blurred

    Antonyms:
    clear, brighten, light up, clear up

  6. overcast, cloudverb

    make overcast or cloudy

    "Fall weather often overcasts our beaches"

    Synonyms:
    haze over, mist, cloud, befog, corrupt, fog, dapple, obnubilate, becloud, taint, defile, sully, obscure, mottle

    Antonyms:
    clear, brighten, clear up, light up

  7. overcastverb

    sew over the edge of with long slanting wide stitches

    Synonyms:
    cloud

    Antonyms:
    clear, brighten, clear up, light up

  8. overcastverb

    sew with an overcast stitch from one section to the next

    "overcast books"

    Synonyms:
    cloud

    Antonyms:
    clear, light up, clear up, brighten

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. overcastadjective

    Synonyms:
    clouded, darkened, obscured

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "overcast":

    cloudy, yin, flurry, covered

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Overcast":

    Mark Newlands, N, Mark

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How to use overcast in a sentence?

  1. Dave Keaveny:

    Even on a cloudy day, you still have UV light that's getting through the clouds and reflecting off the snow and can hurt your eyes, it's the same as getting a sunburn on the beach on an overcast day. The light may not be as intense, but it can still do damage.

  2. Dennis Doucet:

    It was overcast for most of the evening, but there was a brief break in the clouds and I was able to get a clear shot of the moon.

  3. Tim Scott:

    I want to do homework on how to make a better place and how to market that. We should not spend more time on the darker angels that seem to be overcast over this country. We should be piping hope into every corridor of this country. I need to do a better job of marketing the greatness of this nation.

  4. Michael Reynolds:

    It was very special to be able to celebrate his election and the presidency -- those were great years, and my mom was up on the main stage with him, it was kind of overcast and cloudy that day, but pretty much as soon as he took the oath and gave his inaugural address, the skies opened up and it became sunny, leaving people joking, 'wow, is this a sign?'.

  5. Gabor Lantos:

    It was overcast, there was rain and wind. You could see nothing. It was a disappointment for everybody, some tourists were so irritated, they argued with tour operators, demanding their money back.

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