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Definition 1: to or in any or all places - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where all over or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • You find fast food stores everywhere
  • people everywhere are becoming aware of the problem
  • he carried a gun everywhere he went
  • looked all over for a suitable gift

Synonyms for all over in the sense of this definition

(all over is used in the usage domain ...) a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech

Definition 2: over the entire area - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where all over or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the wallpaper was covered all over with flowers
  • she ached all over
  • everything was dusted over with a fine layer of soot

Synonyms for all over in the sense of this definition

Definition 3: having come or been brought to a conclusion - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where all over or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the harvesting was complete
  • the affair is over, ended, finished
  • the abruptly terminated interview

Synonyms for all over in the sense of this definition

(all over is similar to ...) ended or brought to an end

"are you finished?" "gave me the finished manuscript"

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