overcast

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overcast
  • noun
    Clouds covering a large part of the sky. (the sky was leaden with overcast)
    adjective
    (of the sky or weather) marked by a covering of gray clouds; dull. (a chilly, overcast day)
    (in sewing) edged with stitching to prevent fraying. (Make new zipper stops by hand sewing a few overcast stitches on the edge of each tape just above the last tooth.)

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