Definition of Overlaid:
- "The Settler and the Savage", R.M. Ballantyne.
- "Queechy, Volume II", Elizabeth Wetherell.
He remembered with a checked sigh how infinitely superior they would all at home have considered that wholesome, capable, good- looking Martha to an empty- headed and useless young man like Philip; and he thought to himself how completely taboo had overlaid in these people's minds every ethical idea, how wholly it had obscured the prime necessities of healthy, vigorous, and moral manhood.- "The British Barbarians", Grant Allen.