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o·ver·pass

 (ō′vər-păs′)
n.
A passage, roadway, or bridge that crosses above another roadway or thoroughfare.
tr.v. (ō′vər-păs′) o·ver·passed or o·ver·past (-păst′), o·ver·pass·ing, o·ver·pass·es
1. To pass over or across; traverse.
2. To go beyond; surpass.
3. To go over (a limit or boundary); transgress.
4. To overlook or disregard.

overpass

n
(Civil Engineering) another name for flyover1
vb (tr) , -passes, -passing or -passed
1. to pass over, through, or across
2. to exceed
3. to get over
4. to ignore

o•ver•pass

(n. ˈoʊ vərˌpæs, -ˌpɑs; v. ˌoʊ vərˈpæs, -ˈpɑs)

n., v. -passed -past, -pass•ing. n.
1. a road, walkway, or bridge providing access over another route.
v.t.
2. to pass over; traverse.
3. to exceed; overstep; transgress.
4. to surpass.
5. to ignore; disregard.
v.i.
6. to pass over or by.
[1250–1300]

overpass


Past participle: overpassed/overpast
Gerund: overpassing

Imperative
overpass
overpass
Present
I overpass
you overpass
he/she/it overpasses
we overpass
you overpass
they overpass
Preterite
I overpassed/overpast
you overpassed/overpast
he/she/it overpassed/overpast
we overpassed/overpast
you overpassed/overpast
they overpassed/overpast
Present Continuous
I am overpassing
you are overpassing
he/she/it is overpassing
we are overpassing
you are overpassing
they are overpassing
Present Perfect
I have overpassed/overpast
you have overpassed/overpast
he/she/it has overpassed/overpast
we have overpassed/overpast
you have overpassed/overpast
they have overpassed/overpast
Past Continuous
I was overpassing
you were overpassing
he/she/it was overpassing
we were overpassing
you were overpassing
they were overpassing
Past Perfect
I had overpassed/overpast
you had overpassed/overpast
he/she/it had overpassed/overpast
we had overpassed/overpast
you had overpassed/overpast
they had overpassed/overpast
Future
I will overpass
you will overpass
he/she/it will overpass
we will overpass
you will overpass
they will overpass
Future Perfect
I will have overpassed/overpast
you will have overpassed/overpast
he/she/it will have overpassed/overpast
we will have overpassed/overpast
you will have overpassed/overpast
they will have overpassed/overpast
Future Continuous
I will be overpassing
you will be overpassing
he/she/it will be overpassing
we will be overpassing
you will be overpassing
they will be overpassing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overpassing
you have been overpassing
he/she/it has been overpassing
we have been overpassing
you have been overpassing
they have been overpassing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overpassing
you will have been overpassing
he/she/it will have been overpassing
we will have been overpassing
you will have been overpassing
they will have been overpassing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overpassing
you had been overpassing
he/she/it had been overpassing
we had been overpassing
you had been overpassing
they had been overpassing
Conditional
I would overpass
you would overpass
he/she/it would overpass
we would overpass
you would overpass
they would overpass
Past Conditional
I would have overpassed/overpast
you would have overpassed/overpast
he/she/it would have overpassed/overpast
we would have overpassed/overpast
you would have overpassed/overpast
they would have overpassed/overpast
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.overpass - bridge formed by the upper level of a crossing of two highways at different levels
bridge, span - a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
Translations
مَعْبَر قَوْسي للسَّيّارات
overføring
brú yfir veg/járnbrautarteina
viadukas
ceļa pārvadsgaisa tilts

overpass

[ˈəʊvəpɑːs] N (US) → paso m elevado or (LAm) a desnivel

overpass

[ˈəʊvərpɑːs] n (US)viaduc m, saut-de-mouton m

overpass

[ˈəʊvəˌpɑːs] n (Am) → cavalcavia m inv

overpass

(ˈəuvəpaːs) noun
a bridge-like part of a road etc which passes over another road, a railway etc.
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It includes 26 pedestrian overpasses and underpasses, and 24 crosswalks over the roads.
He explained that QPCMP includes concept designs for 50 crosswalk locations selected based on preferences of the public and it includes 26 pedestrian overpasses and underpasses and 24 crosswalks on roads that cover all key intersections and sites and the sites that are nearest to roads, and they are easy to access and will encourage people to walk.
The minister said the QPCMP includes concept designs for 50 pedestrian crossings, based on preferences of the public and they include 26 pedestrian overpasses, underpasses and 24 crosswalks on roads covering all key intersections and sites that are nearest to roads.
Concerned by the series of road mishaps along Roman Highway, Ilagan suggested among others the putting up of pedestrian overpasses.
Some of the lines extended to pedestrian overpasses and around building blocks.
In an effort to keep Conway active, pedestrian overpasses will open up the entire city to runners, walkers and cyclists.
The municipality focused on entrances to the city, pedestrian overpasses, Zamzam Square, Jeddah Expressway, the third circle road, Muzdalifah and Aziziah.
David Michael: "It's time to build pedestrian overpasses in areas like this in Springfield as well as Eugene.
Some pedestrian overpasses -- matching latest standards and specifications -- were also built on the road.
Some pedestrians, particularly expatriates, cross overcrowded roads in undesignated places instead of using pedestrian overpasses or zebra crossings," he noted.