Definition of Overlit

1. Verb. (past of overlight) ¹



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Definition of Overlit

1. overlight [v] - See also: overlight

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Overlit

overlights
overline
overlined
overlines
overliness
overling
overlinger
overlingered
overlingering
overlingers
overlings
overlining
overlinings
overlip
overlips
overlit (current term)
overliteral
overliterary
overlitigation
overlive
overlived
overliver
overlivers
overlives
overliving
overload
overloadable
overloaded
overloading
overloads

Literary usage of Overlit

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1. Alternative Farming Systems by K. Schnieder (1994)
"There is some evidence that many older commercial buildings are overlit, meaning that the installed lighting fixtures supply more light than needed.69 In ..."

2. Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country (1878)
"Public rooms likewise are terribly overlit: St. James's Hall, or St. George's, turns on gas enough to drive a sensitive person half mad in less than an hour ..."

3. Fraser's Magazine (1878)
"Public rooms likewise are terribly overlit: St. James's Hall, or St. George's, turns on. gas enough to drive a sensitive person half mad in less than an ..."

4. The Next Texas Energy Boom: Power Choices for the 21st Century by Jim Marston (1997)
"... energy use for both lighting and cooling, so long as the building's artificial lights are controlled to prevent interior spaces from being overlit. ..."

5. Reports of Proceedings by Associations of gas engineers and managers, United Kingdom (1892)
"... in all 42 cubic feet per hour (equal to the twelve burners superseded), the lighting power would be almost trebled, and the room would be much overlit. ..."

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