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all-overish1

adjective

not exactly sick, but not exactly well

Examples

He felt all-overish and took a personal day.

Word Origin

1832

all-overish2

adjective

ubiquitous, pervasive; all over the place

Examples

all-overish good feeling about the decision

Word Origin

1853

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Slang definitions & phrases for all-overish

all-overish

adverb

Denoting an indefinite overall malaise (1830s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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