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- v. Present participle of overswarm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Swarming to excess.
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From this overswarming hive of industry, -- from these crowded treadmills of gain, -- here were men and women going out in solemn earnestness to prepare for the dread moment which they verily suppose is only a few months distant, -- to lift up their warning voices in the midst of scoffers and doubters, and to cry aloud to blind priests and careless churches, "Behold, the Bridegroom cometh!"