hover+over

  • 1 hover over — phr verb Hover over is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑spectre …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 2 hover over — {v. phr.} 1. To remain close or above. * /The rescue helicopter was carefully hovering above the stranded rock climbers./ 2. To watch over; supervise. * / Mother! Phillip cried, if you don t stop hovering over me, I ll go bananas! / …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 3 hover over — {v. phr.} 1. To remain close or above. * /The rescue helicopter was carefully hovering above the stranded rock climbers./ 2. To watch over; supervise. * / Mother! Phillip cried, if you don t stop hovering over me, I ll go bananas! / …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 4 hover\ over — v. phr. 1. To remain close or above. The rescue helicopter was carefully hovering above the stranded rock climbers. 2. To watch over; supervise. Mother! Phillip cried, if you don t stop hovering over me, I ll go bananas! …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 5 Hover ad — Hover ads are a special type of pop up ads created using Dynamic HTML, JavaScript and similar web browser technologies. Because they do not scroll with the web page, they appear to hover over the page, usually obscuring the content. Background… …

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  • 6 hover — v. 1) (d; intr.) to hover around (we hovered around our guide) 2) (d; intr.) to hover between (to hover between life and death) 3) (d; intr.) to hover over (the fear of a new war hovered over us) * * * [ hɒvə] (d; intr.) to hover over (the fear… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 7 hover — 01. The helicopter [hovered] over the fishing boat and threw down a ladder. 02. Hummingbirds are the only bird which can [hover] continuously in one place. 03. My mother in law is always [hovering] over me when I m cooking supper, making… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 8 hover — hov|er [ˈhɔvə US ˈhʌvər, ˈha: ] v [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: hove [i] to float in the air or on water (13 17 centuries)] 1.) if a bird, insect, or ↑helicopter hovers, it stays in one place in the air hover over/above ▪ flies hovering above the… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 hover — Synonyms and related words: aeroplane, airlift, airplane, approach, around, ascend, aspire, await, back down, balance, balloon, be airborne, be imminent, be in store, become airborne, brew, clasp, claw skyward, cling to, come on, confront, cruise …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 10 Hover! — Opening screen of Hover! Developer(s) Microsoft Publisher(s) Mic …

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  • 11 Hover — Hov er, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Hovered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hovering}.] [OE. hoveren, and hoven, prob. orig., to abide, linger, and fr. AS. hof house; cf. OFries. hovia to receive into one s house. See {Hovel}.] 1. To hang fluttering in the air, or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 hover — [v] hang, float over be suspended, brood over, dance, drift, flicker, flit, flitter, flutter, fly, hang about, linger, poise, wait nearby, waver; concept 154 Ant. lie, rest, settle …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 Høver M.F. 11 — infobox Aircraft name = Høver M.F. 11 type = Maritime reconnaissance manufacturer = Marinens FlyvebaatfabrikkKjæraas 2003: 3] caption = M.F.11 F.322 in RNNAS service designer = Captain J.E. Høver first flight = 29 September, 1931 introduced =… …

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  • 14 Hover Car Racer — infobox Book | name = Hover Car Racer title orig = translator = image caption = author = Matthew Reilly illustrator = cover artist = Roy Govier country = Australia language = English series = genre = Science fiction, Sports, Thriller novel… …

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  • 15 hover */ — UK [ˈhɒvə(r)] / US [ˈhɑvər] verb [intransitive] Word forms hover : present tense I/you/we/they hover he/she/it hovers present participle hovering past tense hovered past participle hovered 1) if a bird, insect, or aircraft hovers, it keeps itself …

    English dictionary

  • 16 hover — [[t]hɒ̱və(r), AM hʌ̱v [/t]] hovers, hovering, hovered 1) VERB To hover means to stay in the same position in the air without moving forwards or backwards. Many birds and insects can hover by moving their wings very quickly. Beautiful butterflies… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 hover — hov|er [ havər ] verb intransitive * 1. ) if a bird, insect, or aircraft hovers, it keeps itself in the same position in the air: An army helicopter hovered overhead. 2. ) to stay somewhere because you are waiting to do something or because you… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 hover — intransitive verb (hovered; hovering) Etymology: Middle English hoveren, frequentative of hoven to hover Date: 15th century 1. a. to hang fluttering in the air or on the wing b. to remain suspended over a place or object 2. a. to move to and fro… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 hover — hoverer, n. hoveringly, adv. /huv euhr, hov /, v.i. 1. to hang fluttering or suspended in the air: The helicopter hovered over the building. 2. to keep lingering about; wait near at hand. 3. to remain in an uncertain or irresolute state; waver:… …

    Universalium

  • 20 hover — hov•er [[t]ˈhʌv ər, ˈhɒv [/t]] v. ered, er•ing, n. v.i. 1) to hang fluttering or suspended in the air: a kite hovering over the yard[/ex] 2) to keep lingering about; wait near at hand 3) to remain in an uncertain or irresolute state; waver: to… …

    From formal English to slang