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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Covering an entire surface: wallpaper with an all-over pattern; an allover tan.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. over the whole area or extent
  • adj. everywhere
  • adj. in every respect; utterly
  • adj. ended

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. covering the entire surface.
  • adv. over the whole extent; thoroughly; wholly.
  • adv. Wholly over; at an end.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The trade-name of a gilt button washed or plated on both the upper and under sides, as distinguished from a top, which is plated or washed on the upper side only.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. over the entire area
  • adv. to or in any or all places
  • adj. having come or been brought to a conclusion
  • adj. covering the entire surface

Etymologies

From all- +‎ over. (Wiktionary)

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