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Synonyms for overcast

Synonyms for overcast

Synonyms for overcast

the state of the sky when it is covered by clouds

gloomy semidarkness caused by cloud cover


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a long whipstitch or overhand stitch overlying an edge to prevent raveling

a cast that falls beyond the intended spot

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make overcast or cloudy

sew over the edge of with long slanting wide stitches

sew with an overcast stitch from one section to the next

filled or abounding with clouds

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And following that penultimate day's tragic accident, the mood in Oman camp was as gloomy as the overcast weather at Al Rahba Farm on Saturday.
The Met Office predicts that the gloomy overcast weather will be with us throughout today.
The northeast monsoon, or hanging amihan, remains the dominant weather system, resulting in generally overcast weather, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa).
People were seen enjoying the overcast weather but motorists suffered on wet, slippery, and waterlogged streets in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain and some areas in the eastern emirates.
Weller's loud, crunchy, guitar-led band was well up for this and, despite the overcast weather, the many sunburnt faces in the audience beamed their approval throughout.
Here, due to our cloudy and overcast weather, vitamin D can only be made in the skin from March until the end of September, and a deficiency in the vitamin in children can lead to bone and muscle weakness, a delay in walking and bone pain.
14 -- The overcast weather in Sao Paulo caused a few problems during the two 90-minute Free Practice sessions on Day One of the 6 Hours of Sao Paulo in Brazil.
Some hardy souls also braved the overcast weather to enjoy a day at the coast at Saltburn.
Course frozen yesterday, with cold, overcast weather forecast today, a frost developing in the early evening and snow arriving around midnight.
A penthouse unit in the Sheffield and Marketing Directors President Jacqueline Urgo Three weeks ago, the Marketing Directors unveiled the 10 penthouses on the 56th and 57th floors of the Sheffield, and The Real Deal got a sneak peek at the units and their impressive views -- just as the overcast weather cleared -- today (see photos above).
During periods of extended overcast weather, the luminaires automatically reduce their power consumption to preserve the solar battery charge.
Saturday's mainly overcast weather helped steer many people away from the beaches and towards iconic locations like Penrhyn Castle, Bangor and Erddig Hall, near Wrexham, while Sunday's glorious sunshine did the opposite - bringing a boost to coastal businesses.
Further south, Clay Brock, director of winemaking at 150,000-case Wild Horse Winery & Vineyard, Templeton, noted that unseasonably cool and overcast weather with a small amount of rain followed by thundershowers pushed his team into bringing in more fruit, the majority of it before the storm.
It also helped justify Andrew Strauss's decision to bat after winning the toss in overcast weather that eventually gave way to sunshine.
Favreau, a 25-year member of Sturbridge Lions Club, said overcast weather attracts more people, adding: "We prefer it not to be sunny.