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adverb overall pronunciation in British English /ˌəʊvərˈɔːl/

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  1. 1
    when everything is considered

    Overall, our position is stronger than it was last year.

    the surfer who was judged to have performed best overall

  2. 2
    when everything is counted or included

    Overall, 53 per cent of cities had higher crime rates.

    finish second/third etc overall (=in a competition):

    Britain's swimmers finished seventh overall.


a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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