1. overlapping

noun. ['ˈoʊvɝˌlæpɪŋ'] covering with a design in which one element covers a part of another (as with tiles or shingles).


  • lapping
  • imbrication


  • artifact

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Rhymes with Overlapping

  • antidumping
  • antidumping
  • aping
  • beeping
  • camping
  • capping
  • carping
  • chipping
  • chirping
  • chomping
  • chopping
  • clamping
  • clapping
  • clipping
  • clumping
  • coping
  • copping
  • cramping
  • creeping
  • crimping

Sentences with overlapping

1. Verb, gerund or present participle
This is the half of the shingle that will be covered by the overlapping course above it.

Quotes about overlapping

1. Only the ship is made of books, its sails thousands of overlapping pages, and the sea it floats upon is dark black ink.
- Erin Morgenstern, The Night Circus