overpeer (v.) Old form(s): o're-peere, ouer-peering
rise above, tower over
Cor II.iii.120[Coriolanus alone] mountainous error [would] be too highly heaped / For truth to o'erpeer [i.e. to see over the top of it]
Ham IV.v.101[Messenger to Claudius] The ocean, overpeering of his list
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