how to pronounce overland


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the above transcription of overland is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

overland is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of overland in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… plan there's an overland economic belt …”

meanings of overland


  1. To travel across land.
  2. To transport (especially sheep or other farm animals) over land.


  1. By or across land, especially of travel.


  1. Over, across, or by land.


  1. A trip by land between the UK and the Indian Sub-continent or Australia, or between the UK and South Africa.

overland frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word overland occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics overland can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that overland can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

2) transport and travel;

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