overcast Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “overcast” in the English Dictionary

"overcast" in British English

See all translations

overcastadjective

uk   /ˈəʊ.və.kɑːst/ /ˌəʊ.vəˈkɑːst/  us   /ˈoʊ.vɚ.kæst/
(Definition of overcast from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"overcast" in American English

See all translations

overcastadjective

 us   /ˈoʊ·vərˌkæst, ˌoʊ·vərˈkæst/
cloudy and ​therefore not ​bright and ​sunny: an overcast ​sky/​day
(Definition of overcast from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “overcast”
in Korean 구름이 뒤덮인…
in Arabic مُعتِم…
in Malaysian mendung…
in French couvert…
in Russian облачный, пасмурный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 陰天的,多雲的, 布滿陰雲的…
in Italian nuvoloso, coperto…
in Turkish bulutlu, kapalı…
in Polish zachmurzony, pochmurny…
in Spanish nublado, cubierto…
in Vietnamese trời u ám…
in Portuguese encoberto…
in Thai มีเมฆมาก…
in German bedeckt…
in Catalan tapat, ennuvolat…
in Japanese (天気が)どんよりとした…
in Chinese (Simplified) 阴天的,多云的, 布满阴云的…
in Indonesian berawan…
What is the pronunciation of overcast?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Just who is driving this thing?
Just who is driving this thing?
by ,
May 03, 2016
by Colin McIntosh Do you remember Herbie the Love Bug? Herbie was a 1963 Volkswagen Beetle car in a string of Walt Disney movies. In typical Disney anthropomorphic style, Herbie goes his own way, falls in love, cries, plays jokes, and generally has a mind of his own. While the new driverless cars, like those being

Read More 

Word of the Day

galaxy

one of the independent groups of stars in the universe

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More