Definition of overall :
broad, inclusive, far-ranging, comprehensive, boilers suit, far-reaching, extended, broad-spectrum, all-around, total, wide-ranging, specific, global, widespread, general, all-inclusive, expansive, all-round, large, wide-reaching, sweeping, gross, boilersuit, extensive
- She bent over the little thing, soothing and cooing to her, and then finding a few crumbs of cake in the pocket of her overall, the remains of her own lunch in the field, she daintily fed the rosy mouth, till the sobs ceased and the child stared upwards in a sleep wonder, her blue eyes held by the brown ones above her. - "Harvest", Mrs. Humphry Ward.
- In a lion- coloured overall and under a hat tied beneath her chin with a yellow handkerchief, Sally Groves pursued her task. - "The Spinners", Eden Phillpotts.
- A slightly soiled light- blue overall is not the garment best suited to set off the airs and attitudes of high tragedy. - "Gossamer 1915", George A. Birmingham.