from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To attain, reach; pass, overtake; come up with; get hold of, catch.
- v. To get beyond; get over; recover from.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To reach; to overtake; to pass.
- transitive v. To get beyond; to get over or recover from.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To reach; overtake.
- To get over.
Launcelot might not overget him, he threw his sword after him, for
I was happy enough with my little son, and somehow I felt sure that Stephen Hatton would overget all his worries and anxieties.
"Eh, sirs! but that's awfu '!" repeated the dame, unable to overget her astonishment.
He can't overget the fear: 'twas implanted in him in babyhood: and I only wish I could get that wicked girl punished as I'd punish her, for it was her work.
And when Sir Launcelot might not overget him, he threw his sword after him, for Sir Launcelot might go no further for bleeding; then the hermit turned again, and asked Sir Launcelot how he was hurt.