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verb [intransitive]     overnight pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participleovernighting
past tenseovernighted
past participleovernighted
  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    to get something delivered within a day (usually to a distant place) using a mail service

    The cost of overnighting an item to the other side of the world might be much higher than the price of the item itself.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 10/10/2014
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