follow Dictionary.com

What is the X in X-mas?

all-over

adjective
1.
covering the entire surface
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for all-over
adj.

"covering every part," 1859, from all + over. All-overish "generally, indefinitely indisposed" is from 1820.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for all

3
5
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with all-over