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overcast

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Adjective overcast has 1 sense
  1. cloud-covered, clouded, overcast, sunless - filled or abounding with clouds
    Antonym: clear (indirect, via cloudy)
Noun overcast has 4 senses
  1. cloudiness, cloud cover, overcast - the state of the sky when it is covered by clouds
    --1 is a kind of bad weather, inclemency, inclementness
    Derived form: verb overcast1
  2. cloudiness, overcast - gloomy semidarkness caused by cloud cover
    --2 is a kind of semidarkness
    Derived form: verb overcast1
  3. overcast, overcasting - a long whip stitch or overhand stitch overlying an edge to prevent raveling
    --3 is a kind of stitch
    Derived forms: verb overcast3, verb overcast2
  4. overcast - a cast that falls beyond the intended spot
    --4 is a kind of
    casting, cast
Verb overcast has 3 senses
  1. overcast, cloud - make overcast or cloudy; "Fall weather often overcasts our beaches"
    --1 is one way to darken
    Antonyms: clear up, clear, light up, brighten
    Derived forms: noun overcast2, noun overcast1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  2. overcast - sew over the edge of with long slanting wide stitches
    --2 is one way to
    sew, run up, sew together, stitch
    Derived forms: noun overcast3, noun overcasting1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. overcast - sew with an overcast stitch from one section to the next; "overcast books"
    --3 is one way to
    sew, run up, sew together, stitch
    Derived forms: noun overcast3, noun overcasting1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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